Commandant (DCMS-DPR-5)
U.S. Coast Guard
2703 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Stop 7907
Washington, D.C. 20593-7907

Team Leader / Facilitator Course (500203)

About the Course

To develop leadership knowledge and skills necessary for USCG Active Duty, Reserve, Civilian, and Auxiliary personnel to effectively lead teams and serve as change agents in today's challenging, high-operation tempo.  The target audience for this course is E-6 to E-9, W-2 to W-4, O-1 to O-6, GS-12 to GS-14, and Auxiliary members.  High performers in other pay grades are also encouraged to attend with supervisor approval.  These members of Team Coast Guard have wide-ranging roles from command cadre to individuals that provide direct supervision to groups or teams.

For more information please review the TLFAC Business Rules and visit the TLFAC Portal Site
TLFAC Portal Site
TLFAC Business Rules

Training Objectives

Emphasis is placed on effectively managing group dynamics, identifying opportunities for improvement, and implementing change initiatives so as to better lead workgroups, cross-functional teams, and other types of teams to continuously improve performance.

Class Convening Dates

Session Dates Location
0262 October 23-27, 2023 Sector Juneau
0263 November 13-17, 2023 Sector San Diego
0264 December 4-8, 2923 LDC/CGA
0265 January 22-26, 2024 MFPU Kings Bay
0266 February 12-16, 2024 Sector Mobile
0267 March 18-22, 2024 Base New Orleans 
0268 April 15-19, 2024 TRACEN Yorktown
0269 May 13-17, 2024 HQ / DC 
0270 June 10-14, 2024 Base Portsmouth
0271 July 15-19, 2024 Base Alameda
0272 August 5-9, 2024 Base Boston
0273 September 16-20, 2024 PPC/ Topeka

Application Procedures

Coordinate with your Training Officer or ESO to submit an Electronic Training Request (ETR) using Direct Access.

Prospective students located at or near a designated convening should apply for the local convening.

Program Manager

Alyssa Lombardi, email: