Brigadier HAM Premarathne psc Lsc assumed duties as the 9th Commandant of the Army School of Logistics on 08 July 2023.
On arrival, he was received by the Chief Instructor, Col GTS Silva USP QLCO Lsc ato and then the Commandant was honoured with a colourful Guard Turnout at the entrance of Army School of Logistics (ASL). Amidst religious rites, the Commandant took over duties in his office. Afterwards, the Commandant appeared for the formal group photograph along with the staff.
31 MIDDLE-GRADE OFFICERS INCLUDING FOREIGN OFFICERS GRADUATED IN ASL LOGISTICS STAFF COURSE
A group of 31 middle-grade officers, including Army (26) Navy (02), Air Force (01), Bangladesh (01), Nepal (01) who followed the one-year long Logistics Staff Course - No 8 (LSC) at Trincomalee-based Army School of Logistics (ASL) on Friday (09) during a simple ceremony at Colombo Defence Services College auditorium received their graduation.
Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army at the invitation of the ASL Commandant, Brigadier E.M.M Fernando Hdmc Lsc AATO attended the occasion a
CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE LOGISITICS STAFF COURSE NUMBER 08
Closing ceremony of Logistics Staff Course No 8 was held at the Army School of Logistics on 05 December 2022. This memorable occasion was graced by the Commandant ASL, Brigadier EMM Fernando Hdmc Lsc AATO, Chief instructor, Senior Instructors, Members of the faculty and the permanent staff.
The Logistics Staff Course No 8 commenced on 03 January 2022 and culminated on 05 December 2022. 31 Student Officers including 26 Officers from Sri Lanka Army, 02 Officers from Sri Lanka Navy, 1 Officer from Sri
Badminton Tournament 2022 - Army School of Logistics
The Badminton Tournament of Lsc No 8 got underway on 04 December 2022 at the Gymnasium of ASL, graced by Brigadier EMM Fernando Hdmc Lsc AATO the Commandant Army School of Logistics as the Chief Guest.
Participants consisted with Headquarter Wing, Administrative Wing, Academic Wing and Logistics Staff Course (LSC) No 8 were competed under 03 categories as Open Double Male, Open Single Male and Open Single Female for supremacy during the tournament.
VISIT TO THE NAVAL AND MARITIME ACADEMY BY LOGISTICS STAFF COURSE NO - 09
A delegation of ASL, comprising Student Officers following the Logistics Staff Course No 09 and Members of the Faculty led by the Chief Instructor visited Naval and Maritime Academy, Trincomalee on 31 July 2023.
This visit was organized as a part of the course curriculum of the Logistics Staff Course with a prime objective to experience the diverse logistics systems which are implementing in sister services. Moreover, this visit has given an impressive opportunity to enhance the comparative knowledge
The ‘Hash Run’ of the Logistics Staff Course No 9 at Army School of Logistics (ASL) is one of the main outdoor events take on by the school annually to provide student officers with a well-earned leisure time, away from continuous academic commitments was held on 18 July 2023 with the participation of the Commandant, Faculty Members, Permanent Staff, Student Officers and their families. The event was flagged off by the Commandant Brigadier HAM Premarathne psc Lsc as the Chief Guest .
CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE JUNIOR OFFICERS LOGISTICS’ COURSE NUMBER 19
Closing Ceremony of Junior Officers Logistics Course, No 19 was held at the Army School of Logistics on 17 July 2023. This memorable occasion was graced by the Commandant ASL, Brigadier HAM Premarathne psc Lsc, Chief instructor, Senior Instructors, Members of the faculty and the permanent staff.
The Junior Officers Logistics Course No 19 commenced on 24th April 2023 and culminated on 17th July 2023. Twenty Junior Officers of the Sri Lanka Army enrolled to follow The course No 19. The award for the Fi
The inaugural meeting of the Ladies Club 2023 of the Logistics Staff Course (LSC) No 09 was held on 17 July 2023 at the Army School of Logistics (ASL) with the participation of the spouses of Faculty Members, Permanent Staff and Student Officers of the ongoing Logistics Staff Course.
The President of the Ladies’ Club Mrs Amarapali Batuwanthudawa graced the occasion as the chief guest and she was warmly welcomed by Mrs Prathiba Walikanna and Mrs Nipuni Nambugoda.
FIELD VISIT TO LANKA INDIAN OIL CORPORATION BY JUNIOR OFFICERS LOGISTICS COURSE NO 19
Student Officers of Junior Officers Logistics Course No 19 proceeded with their pre-arranged visit to Lanka IOC on 14 July 2023. After bestowing a warm welcome by the the delegation was accompanied to a briefing done by the Senior Vice President (Ops & LBP).
Next, the Student Officers continued with the pre-arranged field visit to the Jetty, Gantry, Lube Blending Plant, LAB and Tank Farm, where a comprehensive briefings were done by the staff.
The “DINERS CLUB” event of the Logistics Staff Course No 9 and the Junior Officers’ Logistics Course No 19 was held on 8 July 2023 at the Officers’ Mess with the presence of Colonel N Herath RSP.
Colonel Nalin Herath, the Officiating Director of Media at the Ministry of Defence was warmly welcomed by the Commandant, Brigadier HAM Premarathne psc Lsc. The Guest Speaker enlightened the audience on the theme of “Spirit of Leadership Through Third Lens”. A brief interactive session was also arranged
EXERCISE STEERING WHEEL OF JUNIOR OFFICERS LOGISTICS COURSE NO 19
Junior Officers Logistics Course (JOLC) No 19 commenced with the participation of the Junior Officers from various Arms and Services. The “Ex Steering Wheel” was conducted from 01 July to 05 July 2023 followed by a Red Ink Correction (RIC) on 07 July 2023. It is one of the major exercises of the course which is designed to give an exposure to the Student Officers on planning and execution of Logistics/ Administrative functions of BAA during defensive ops and the mechanism of writing a Combat Service Support app
The Exercise “WAGGONER” is the major exercise in the second term of the Logistics Staff Course No 09. EX - WAGGONER was successfully conducted by the Student Officers of LSC No 9 from 24 June 2023 to 28 June 2023.
The main objectives of this Ex is to enhance the knowledge of Student Officers on the importance of an intimate relationship between the Operation and Logistics Plans at all levels right from the planning stage up to the conduct of the operation and to comprehend the significance of judicious
CRICKET MATCH OF JUNIOR OFFICERS’ LOGISTICS COURSE NO 19
Army School of Logistics (ASL) being the premier Logistics Training Institution in the Sri Lanka Army is presently conducting the Junior Officers Logistics Course (JOLC) No 19. In order to give much prominence to planning and capacity building activities, the course conducted the Cricket Tournament under the supervision of the Commandant, Brigadier EMM Fernando Hdmc Lsc AATO.
The tournament consisted of two teams from JOLC No 19. On 16 June 2023 evening the final match was played at the ASL cricket ground.<
THE LAUNCH OF LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AT ARMY SCHOOL OF LOGISTICS
In today’s era, Learning Management System (LMS) has become an integral teaching tool and is no more a luxury but a necessity. Since the LMS provides a platform for both the Directing Staff and Student Officers as a complete educating solution it helps the Academic Staff work efficiently. It also caters to the needs of the learners. Overall, it is a system that assists everyone involved in the academic process.
The LMS of Army School of Logistics (ASL) took place on 05 June 2023 with the graceful presence
THE HASH RUN OF THE JUNIOR OFFICERS LOGISTICS COURSE NO 19
Hashing originated in December 1938 in Kuala Lumpur, in Malaysia, by a group of Colonial British Officers. They used to get together at every week and participated in a game of hunting which was called “Hare and Hounds” to get rid of their monotonous life. From the excitement of chasing the hare and finding the trail they gained adventure, and those who reached the end of the trail were rewarded with beer, ginger and cigarettes.
‘The Hash Run’ of the Junior Officers’ Logistics Course (JOLC) No 19 w
VISIT TO SRI LANKA AIR FORCE ACADEMY-CHINABAY BY JUNIOR OFFICERS LOGISTICS COURSE NO 19
With the purpose of educating the Student Officers of Junior Officers Logistics Course No 19 on Logistics Systems of Sister Services an educational field visit to Sri Lanka Air Force Academy, China Bay was held on 31 May 2023.
Student Officers of JOLC No 19 were warmly welcomed by the Officers of the SLAF Academy and the tour started with a comprehensive briefing on the History of Sri Lanka Air Force and about the Logistics Branch and Logistics functions of the Sri Lanka Air Force. The Officers visit