23 October 2017Major Dennis Outram, SSI Sophie Gibbs, SSI Adam Palfreman and SSI Clare Smith from Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire ACF completed a City and Guilds Level 5 Affiliateship in Leadership and Management through CVQO and have earned the right to use the post nominals AfCGI. SSIs Gibbs, Palfreman and Smith attended a graduation ceremony at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst on Friday to receive their awards, with SSI Gibbs being awarded the most outstanding submission in the Level 5 category this year. Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire’s Vocational Qualifications Officer, SMI Craig Bond was also present at the ceremony where he was awarded a certificate in recognition of outstanding contribution to CVQO. He said, “it’s fantastic to see the first of our CFAVs enrolled on the City & Guilds in Leadership and Management graduating today and particularly pleasing to see one of our own graduates win the award for most outstanding submission. CVQO have laid on a day to remember for the graduates and they should be rightly proud of their achievements. I look forward to seeing many more Beds & Herts graduates at next year’s ceremony”. Congratulations to all who received an award. Pictured left to right are SSI Palfreman, SSI Smith, CVQO Chairman The Lord Lingfield, CVQO Chief Executive Guy Horridge, SSI Gibbs, SMI Bond.