CSTI

 

COMMAND AND STAFF TRAINING INSTITUTE (CSTI)
 

History

CSTI is the highest training institution of BAF where junior & mid level officers of all branches are trained on command and staff job. This unit conducts 3X JCSC courses round the year where BAF student officers including officers from friendly foreign and sister services join each course. The JCSC as the form of JCSS started functioning from 1976. The ISS was introduced in 1980 as a correspondence course for junior officers to qualify them for substantive promotion to the rank of Flt Lt & Sqn Ldr. In 1983 JCSS & ISS joined together and renamed as CSTI, BAF. In 2009 Squadron Commander Course (SCC) is also introduced in BAF to develop management and leadership traits and skill amongst the potential squadron commanders. Now CSTI is composed of JCSC, ISSC & SCC. With the changing scenario like introduction of Q exam for Staff College, ISS has affected temporary promotion and induction of different courses with CSTI, the purpose of CSTI also got changed and expanded definitely.

Front View of CSTI

Role and Task

1.    As per the approved TO&E, CSTI BAF is responsible for the following:

a.    To impart training to the offrs(Officers) and prepare them to perform effective command and staff duties at various level in BAF and allied formation.

b.    To prepare selected offrs for staff college course.

c.    3 Courses of JC&SC are being conducted per year. The courses duration is 13 weeks and the numbers of student officers are about 20 in each course from home and abroad.

d.    ISS Course part I & II are being conducted throughout the year. More than fifty officers are appearing in each part of ISS course, examination being held after every 4 to 6 weeks.

e.    The object of ISS course is to qualify the officers for substantive promotion to the rank of Flt Lt & Sqn Ldr.

Organogram

Contact Info

Designation

Office    

Residence

OC
Auto- 8751892
Auto-  8751893
BAF Ext- 5640
BAF Ext- 6640
Mobile No- 01769975640

Adjt
5642       
6642
OIC&CI, JC&SS
5643       
6643
Mobile No- 01769975643

OIC&CI, ISS
5644       
6644
Mobile No- 01769975644

DS JC&SS

5645       

6645

DS ISS

5646

6646

Orderly Room

5647                       

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Tea Bar

5648

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JCSC Progress

5649

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ISS Progress

5651

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Fax No-

+88-02-8751931

 

BAF Exch (Tejgaon)                                               

8753420-25
8754830-34
8828017-20
8827611-15

 

 

 

List of OC

List of Books in CSTI Library

 

Individual Studies School (ISSC) Info:

  1. AFO 54-20
  2. Course Instr
  3. Course Syllabus
  4. Precis/Study Material/Phase Notes
  5. Current Course Info:
    1. List of Students
    2. Exam Schedule
    3. List of Irregular Students
    4. ISSC Result

Junior Command and Staff Course (JCSC) Info :  

  1. AFO 54-21
  2. Course Instr
  3. Course Sylabus
  4. Precis/Study Material
  5. Seminar Info
  6. Yearly Course Schedule
  7. Curent Course :
    1. List of DS
    2. List of Students
    3. Course Program
    4. Service Paper Topics
    5. Digital Notice Board
  8.     List of Previous Students
  9.     Hall of Honour (Best Students)
  10.     Photo Album

Sqn Cdr's Course

  1.    Course Instruction
  2.    Course Syllabus
  3.    Precis/Reading Material
  4.    List of old Course Members
  5.    Photo Album
  6.    Current Course Info
 

Conclusion

Proficiency in command & staff duties plays the vital role in handling day-to-days affair in the career of an officer in BAF. CSTI, BAF aims to lay the foundation of knowledge in this regard amongst the junior/mid level officers of BAF. A sound training can help them to appreciate the correct perspective of working environment and set the tone of required level of performance. Providing such training to the officers by CSTI, BAF has already proved to be effective. This institute always strives forward and continues to provide effective training for junior/mid level officers to meet future challenges in the days ahead.