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The active duty enlisted workforce will soon see a change in how often junior petty officers compete for advancement. Beginning with the May 2022 servicewide exam (SWE), the Coast Guard will move to an annual examination, eliminating the November SWE, for all active duty enlisted members competing for advancement to E5 through E8, an effort known as the 1-SWE.
Welcome to the PPC ADV Quarterly Data Integrity Newsletter. This newsletter will cover the top 10 issues our Data Correction team has seen over the last 3 months and provide you with direction on how to correct or prevent these issues at the field level. We appreciate all your hard work in the field and our goal with this quarterly newsletter is to provide you with all the tools you need to succeed!
ADV Branch Functions: Under the general direction and supervision of the Chief, Customer Service Division, the Chief, Advancements Branch shall:
Note: PERSONNEL SERVICE CENTER, ENLISTED PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (EPM-3) provides oversight and management of the Enlisted Evaluation System (EES).
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Jan. 21, 2022
2021 Master Chief Advancement Panel (MCAP) Cutoffs
This message establishes the advancement cutoffs for the 2021 MCAP
May 2021 Servicewide Exam Revised Cutoffs
ALCGENL 005/22 announces revised advancement cutoffs for participants of the May 2021 servicewide exam.
Enlisted Advancement Authorization (EPAA)
All Coast Guard Enlisted (ALCGENL) message 004/2announces enlisted advancements authorized effective 1 Feb 2022. There is a spreadsheet available on PPC's Advancement CG Portal site that you can sort by unit or SPO for your convenience.
Jan. 19, 2022
Enlisted Reserve Advancement Announcement
All Coast Guard Reserve (ALCGRSV) message 003/22 announces reserve enlisted advancements authorized effective 1 February 2022.
Jan. 18, 2022
Enlisted members: SWE FAQ
Here are the key things you need to know about preparing for the SWE, plus answers to frequent questions.
ALCGENL 003/22: May 2022 Service-Wide Examination (SWE) Competition
This message announces the May 2022 SWE competition for all Ratings, except MU. IAW, Ref A, the Coast Guard has moved to a single, annual examination for all active duty enlisted members competing for advancement to pay grades E5 - E8. Commanding Officers (CO) must ensure dissemination of this ALCGENL to all active duty enlisted members in their AOR. Members planning to compete in the SWE shall be aware of the requirements and guidelines contained in this ALCGENL. Failure to do so is not justification for a waiver to compete in the SWE.
Jan. 13, 2022
Servicewide Examination (SWE) Guide
The Servicewide Examination (SWE) Guide provides detailed descriptions on how a SWE works along with what processes and procedures are required to be followed by members and their commands to ensure a successful SWE cycle.
Jan. 12, 2022
2022 Master Chief Advancement Panel (MCAP) Announcement
ALCGENL message 002/22 announces the 2022 Master Chief Advancement Panel (MCAP), which will convene to recommend eligible active duty Senior Chief Petty Officers (SCPOs) for advancement to Master Chief Petty Officer for all ratings, except MU. COs and OICs must ensure dissemination of the message to all active duty SCPOs within their commands. SCPOs must be aware of the eligibility requirements outlined in the message and its references.
Jan. 5, 2022
November 2021 Servicewide Exam Advancement Eligibility List Posted
The November 2021 Servicewide Exam (SWE) Advancement Eligibility List is now available via the CGPortal.
Jan. 3, 2022
BM2 Active Duty Supplemental Advancement Eligibility List Posted
The advancement eligibility list for active duty BM2 supplemental advancements has been updated