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Welcome Department Heads!

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Are you interested in applying for Early (PC, MCM and MK VI) Command
LT and LCDR Command Screening Boards convene semi-annually and coincide with the Department Head and Major Command boards (JUN/OCT). All application material must be received at least 10 calendar days prior to the board's convening. Early Command is slated after the completion of the board but may be delayed until the next 2nd Tour DH slate. Contact the 2nd Tour Department Head Detailer with any questions.

Early Command Screening Message **UPDATED JUL 20**

What are 1st and 2nd Tour Department Head Billets?
    Department Head Billets 

What are the upcoming Department Head Class Convenings?
     DH Class Schedule (as of 30 October 2020)   

How does 1st Tour DH slating process work?
     1 DH Slate Preference Template 

     Pre-Department Head Frequently Asked Questions  

Notional 1 DH Training Tracks

How does the 2nd DH Tour slating process work?

     2 DH Slate Preference Template

     2 DH Slate Schedule and Info Sheet *** UPDATED 14DEC20 ***


Surface Warfare Officer Lieutenant Commander Retention Bonus (SWO LRB)

NAVADMIN 136/17  - establishes the Surface Warfare Officer Lieutenant Commander Retention Bonus (SWO LRB) for eligible SWOs.  This program replaces the SWO Critical Skills Retention Bonus (SWOCS) and no new contracts will be signed under the SWOCS program.

         How to apply

Click the "Battle Admin" link on the navigation pane to the left for info on:
Commonly Requested Templates         LIMDU
           Record Management / Updates           OHARP/SEMINAR
AQDs                                               Official Photo

Click the "Career Info" link on the navigation pane to the left for info on:
         Career Timing                                    Graduate Education
           SWO Career Planner                           Selection Boards
           Lateral Transfer                                  Flag Aide 
           Interservice Transfer                           Resignation
           IA/GSA                                              Tour Lengths
           JPME                                                 Co-location        
           Subspecialty Codes                            Surface Reserves

Are you interested in coming back on active duty as a department head?  View our Reserve Recall page for information.

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