Horndiplomat-Somaliland Coast Guard personnel assigned to the Operation Room in the coastal city of Berbera participated in a Maritime English Language course organized by EUCAP from July 15th to 27th.
The language course aims at enhancing Somaliland Coast Guard officers ability to work in their Operation Room by acquiring an improved command of Maritime English in order to handle direct ship to shore communications with international shipping and with the general international community.
The Somaliland officers attending the course learnt how to communicate in English in subjects such as communications, navigation and boat handling, engineering and maintenance.
EUCAP is a civilian EU mission, under the auspices of the Common Security and Defence Policy,
which assists Somalia in strengthening its capacity to ensure maritime security