Individual Award for Correspondence Excellence

 The Executive Secretary is pleased to announce the recipients for the 1st Quarter FY18


 

CDR George M. Dolan, USN, JCS

Lt Col Barry E. Little, USAF, JCS

Mr. Carl "Doug" Johnson, P&R

Capt Mark Kociba, USMC, Policy

Mr. Jason Campbell, Policy

Mr. Don Johnson, AT&L

Ms. Melinda Woods, AT&L

CY 2017 Component Award Winners for Correspondence Excellence



The Executive Secretary is pleased to announce Army Office as the August 2017 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.



2018 Class dates:

2018

March 13-14
April 10-11
May 15-16

June 12-13

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/.