Individual Award for Correspondence Excellence
The Executive Secretary is pleased to announce the recipients for the 2nd Quarter FY17
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CDR James Samman, JS
CY 2017 Component Award Winners for Correspondence Excellence
The Executive Secretary is pleased to announce Deputy Chief Management Office as the April 2017 Component Award Winner
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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:
July 25-26 December 12-13 June 12-13
August 29-30 January 16-17
September 12-13 March 13-14
October 10-11 April 10-11
November 7-8 May 15-16
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.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional help with writing OSD correspondence can be found on the Correspondence Management website: http://www.dtic.mil/whs/esd/cmd/.