Office of Leadership Courses

Leadership courses are available to active, reserve and civilian personnel; through multiple agencies.

Senior Leadership Principles and Skills (SLPS) (501316)


About the Course

The purpose of Senior Leadership Principles and Skills Course (SLPS) is to develop leadership skills, knowledge and performance for Coast Guard Active Duty, Reserve and Civilian personnel making the transition from mid-level to senior management positions. This course is designed for GS 12-14, O-4 and O-5 personnel. Members outside the target audience will be considered if space is available. These members of Team Coast Guard are the individuals in the organization that provide direction and visions to groups or teams. They are responsible for developing and communicating the context of direction down the chain to first line supervisors, work groups and individual workers.


Recommended that participants have attended LAMS or equivalent.

Class Convening Dates

12/10/2018 - 12/14/2018 - Chesapeake, VA

04/29/2019 - 05/03/2019 - Washington, DC

06/10/2019 - 06/14/2019 - Alameda, CA

08/19/2019 - 08/23/2019 - New London, CT


*Prospective students who are located at or near a designated location should apply for that convening.

Program Manager

CWO Nicole McKenzie, COMDT (CG-128), phone 202-475-5518, email

More Information

For additional information, please visit the TQC website.