Regency IT Consulting has sponsored the Royal Signals,’ Foreman of Signals (Information Systems), course since approximately 2010. The course, held at the Royal Signals Defence School of Communications Informations Systems (DCIS) in Blandford, is run over thirteen and half months and is an intensive course that trains the Corps’ future IS practictioners; the students, if sucessful, depart the course promoted to Staff Sergeant (SSgt) and with a BSc in (Hons) degree Management Informatin Systems.
Regency’s Business Development Manager, Dave Butler and HR Manager, Phil Sandford, were invited to attend the final end of course presentations, on topics issued to the students on day one back in September 2017. The presentations, 30 minutes in duration, are presented to their fellow course members, invited memberes of their future trade roster, the trade Colonel and invited guests: The day culminates in the formal graduation ‘Ladies Dinner Night’, held in the Corps’ Warrant Officers’ & Sgts’ Mess later that evening.
The photograph shows Phil, himself ex Royal Signals, presenting the Top Student Prize to newly promoted, SSgt (FofS (IS)) Stuart Grindle.