Office of Leadership Courses

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

Supervisors of Civilians Tier II (resident) (502799)


About the Program

Completion of this course satisfies OPM’s 5 CFR § 412 requirement for executive, management, and supervisory development. This 5 day exportable course is designed to provide training to newly hired/promoted civilian and military supervisors of USCG civilian personnel. The course material is created to introduce each new supervisor to topics and requirements that they are required to know based upon their new position as a supervisor of civilian personnel.

Participant Objectives/Lessons

  1. Course Introduction
  2. Purpose of a Supervisory Leader
  3. Risk Management
  4. Communication
  5. Team Building
  6. Poor Performers/Coaching
  7. Conflict Management
  8. Delegation
  9. Stress and Decision Making


This class is for newly hired/promoted civilian and military supervisors of USCG civilian personnel. Newly appointed supervisors will have priority, however experienced supervisors and managers may also attend.

Class Convening Dates


Program Dates



17-20 Sep 2018 Anchorage, AK LT Sarah VanEenenaam
3-7 Dec 2018 Boston, MA CDR John Cole
14-18 Jan 2019 New Orleans, LA LCDR Jeffrey Smolik
28 Jan-1 Feb Seattle, WA LT Ed Gailor
4-8 Feb 2019 Baltimore, MD Joe Herman
4-8 Mar 2019 Elizabeth City, NC Glenna Wyatt
8-12 Apr 2019 Norfolk, VA Jeff Wright
26-30 Aug 2019 Martinsburg, WV Rebecca Ollet

(please sign-up NLT 2 weeks before the start date to the POC listed)

Past Convenings:

31 Oct - 4 Nov 16, SFLC Baltimore, MD

10-14 Apr 17, SFLC Oakland, CA

10-14 Apr 17, FINCEN, Norfolk, VA

24-28 Apr 17, SFLC Baltimore, MD

1-5 May 17, FINCEN, Norfolk, VA
24-28 Jul 17, SFLC, Baltimore, MD
7-11 Aug 17, Martinsburg, WV
21-25 Aug 17, New Orleans, LA
11-15 Sep 17, ALC, Elizabeth City, NC


It is recommended members complete the 40-hour Supervisor of Civilians, Tier I Interactive Multimedia Instruction (IMI) course (502197), prior to Tier II training. Tier I is accessible via LMS under MT B Courses.

Application Procedures

This course will be hosted by unit and members will sign up with unit personnel.

    Program Manager

    Kin Szeto, COMDT (CG-128), phone 202-475-5515, email