OVERVIEW OF STAFF DUTIES COURSE
Staff Duties course is run thrice in a year for
soldiers/ ratings/airmen of the Armed Forces. Each
course is of 8 weeks duration.
of the SD course is to standardize staff duties at
clerical level in the Armed Forces.
At the end of
the Course, the successful students are awarded the
qualification of Clerk Staff Duties Grade 1 (Clerk
SD A1) and are expected to:
a. Be able to fit into any
Service establishment or institution as a Chief
Clerk or head of department.
b. Be able to handle all types
of Service correspondence in any joint
c. Be capable of providing
clerical support, especially in Staff Duties to
officer of the Service.
d. Be able to organize Staff
Duties on-the-job training for clerks.
e. Be suitable to serve as
clerical staff in the Service.