Command Sergeant Major Hassan Fayaz has been serving Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) since 1 January 1989.
CSM Fayaz has Completed Basic Training, Warrant Officer Course, Sergeant Course, and Corporal Course Conducted by MNDF NCO Academy. Furthermore, he has also completed Drill Instructor Course, NCO Cadre, Special Task Force, VIP Protection Course (BG), Combat Diving Officer Course (CDO), Instructional Training Course (ITC), and Police Management Course and Close Combat Level 01. Moreover, he participated Military Law Exchange Workshop 2011, Doctrine Development Practicum 12-01, Education Management Workshop-01, Seminar on Geography and its Implications on military operations 01-10, Emergency Management Workshop 10-01, Leadership Symposium Serial 01-10, Workshop on Disaster Response Management 2010, Emergency Management Workshop 11-01, Exercise Flash Metal 02-01, 9th STF Batch waterborne instructor, 15th STF Batch waterborne instructor and Platoon Sergeant, Airport Emergency Exercise 1997, Exercise Ekuverin India, Exercise Viduvaru Ekatha waterborne instructor, Exercise Coconut Grove 2012,Senior Enlisted Leader Conference(SEL) Pacific Command US (USPACOM) Hawaii USA 2011, Balance Metal 13-2, Balance Metal 13-3.
During his 30 years of Service, CSM Fayaz has held various appointments including Squad Leader, Platoon Sergeant, Platoon Leader, Company Sergeant Major of Quick Reaction Force Unit I (QRF I), Training and Operations NCO In charge of QRF 1, Company Sergeant Major of MDU 2, Command Sergeant Major of MNDF Southern Area, Senior Enlisted Leader of MNDF MA, and Sergeant Major of MNDF Male’ Area.
During the term of his service, CSM Fayaz has earned the Good Conduct Ribbon, Ribbon for Skills, Achievement Ribbon (twice), and the Centenary Medal.
Command Sergeant Major Hassan Fayaz is married to Ms. Aishath Waheeda, and the couple is blessed with two children.