​Leadership Development Opportunities


DHS Leader Development Cafe - “Practical Approaches to Problem-Solving: Every Leader’s Super-Power
May 17, 2:30pm - 3:30pm 
Join here via Teams. Meeting ID 227 337 941 760. Passcode: SrKjKV


White House Leadership Development Program
CIV, career GS-15 and equivalent civil service
Application Deadline: April 14, 2023


Naval Postgraduate School for Center for Homeland Defense and Security (CHDS) Programs
CIV & Military
Application Deadline(s): Vary - May 1 - June 15, 2023


Department of Defense Civilian Emerging Leaders Program
CIV, GS-7 thru GS-12
Application Deadline: 4 Aug 2023


OPM Detail Opportunities 
Application Deadline: Ongoing


Commandant (CG-1D2)
U.S. Coast Guard
2703 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Stop 7907
Washington, D.C. 20593-7907

The mission of the Office of Leadership is to communicate and facilitate the Commandant’s Leadership Philosophy and Coast Guard Leadership Competencies by providing Officer, Enlisted, and Civilian personnel with information and resources for professional development opportunities, recognizing exceptional leadership, and establishing policies to sustain leaders of character at all levels.

Program and Course News

    2023 Inspirational Leadership Award winners announced. Read the MyCG story here(NEW)
    Dates Added for SLTC, including September 18 - 29 in Seattle. Get more info here(NEW)
    Dates Announced for MOCTC - Courses held August 14 - 18 in Alameda & September 11 - 15 in New London. Get more info here(NEW)
    Senior Leadership Principles & Skills (SLPS) dates announced: Washington DC June 26 – 30 & Portsmouth, VA Sept 25 - 29 Get more info here
    Check out the new Leadership Competency Facilitator Guide and Job Aid that offers an engaging way into leadership for military members and civilians. 
    Updated Supervisors of Civilians Tier II goes online & convening dates announced. Sign up now to get a date that works for you as the sessions are expected to fill quickly. Read the MyCG article here. 
    FY23 Convening Dates for Leadership Development courses including MOCTC, SLPS and SLTC. Read about the benefits of SLTC from the perspective of a LCDR and GS-13 civilian
    Supervisors of Civilians Tier 1 self-paced eLearning is now available online. As part of the Coast Guard's efforts to modernize and increase its support of our civilian workforce and their supervisors, the course has been redesigned to be an easy-to-use tool that supervisors can reference on an ongoing basis. Learn more and access the course here