A group of 43 municipal officials received certificates for attending a 5-day peace officer training course during February.
This course is an outreach program of the Municipality’s Protection Services Directorate, in conjunction with the Western Cape Department of Community Safety, to improve the knowledge and understanding of the role and functions of a Peace Officer. The invitation was also extended to colleagues from Infrastructure and Planning and Community Services Directorates.
Pictured with the successful candidates who completed the peace officer training course at their certification ceremony at the Thusong Centre were Zingani Tshefu (OM Regional Inspector), Ghaironesa Abdol (WC Department of Community Safety), Joan Bailey (WC Department of Community Safety),
Phanankosi Mzingwane (Training facilitator), Neville Michaels (OM Director: Protection Services), Lester Smith (OM Fire Chief), Xenophon Titus (OM Senior Sup: Traffic), Anthony Blankenberg (OM Senior Sup: Task Team) and Dawie Esau (OM Regional Inspector: Security). The lady standing on the left (blue jacket) is Sumey Cabello (Training facilitator).
Zingani Tshefu, Overstrand Municipality's Regional Inspector: Law Enforcement, handing out certificates for those who successfully completed the peace officer training course.