Individual Award for Correspondence Excellence

 The Executive Secretary is pleased to announce the recipients for the 4th Quarter FY16

(View Previous Winners)


 

LtCol Reggie Yager, USAF, P&R

 LTC Don P. Hursey, JCS
Mr. Steve Nye, P&R   Mr. Christopher Pistritto, Policy 



Mr. John P. J. Derosa, JCS   Mr. Michael Barnes, Policy

CY 2016 Component Award Winners for Correspondence Excellence



The Executive Secretary is pleased to announce Personnel & Readiness as the November 2016 Component Award Winner




(View Previous Component Award Winners)


 

Correspondence Trophy 

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OSD Action Officer Course

Course Description

The OSD Action Officer course is a 2-Day course designed to familiarize Action Officers of their roles and responsibilities within OSD. Pertinent topics include: Organizational Overview, Effective Writing, and Preparing & Staffing Action Packages for the Secretary of Defense. [Complete agenda here]

Classes are generally taught once a month and fill up several weeks before the start date.



2017 Class dates:

January 24-25 (Mark Center Conference Room 18) - COMPLETE
March 7-8 (Mark Center Conference Room 2) - COMPLETE
April 11-12 (Mark Center Conference Room 18)
May 23-24 (Mark Center Conference Room 9)
June 13-14 (Mark Center Conference Room 9)


Registration Requirements

OSD employees with access to the iCompass Learning Management system, can register at https://whsportal.osd.mil/lms link.  Type "OSD Action Officer" in the search box located in the top right hand corner to register. 

If you are not an OSD employee or do not have access to iCompass, please email the instructor for registration requirements at Michael.a.anderson419.ctr@mail.mil



Additional help with writing OSD correspondence can be found on the Correspondence Management website: http://www.dtic.mil/whs/esd/cmd/.