This course prepares individuals to facilitate the integration of organizational improvement principles and practices into Coast Guard work. Students learn basic consulting methodologies such as systems theory, individual development instruments, group dynamics, and intervention design. Students will be provided with the processes and procedures to function effectively as a consultant. They will be able to assist with the design of and conduct a workshop, offsite conference, or seminar. Areas of emphasis include consulting models and tools, use of interpersonal skills, and building and maintaining consulting relationships.
Performance Improvement Guide
Personnel are required to have attended the Team Leader Facilitator Course and Commandant’s Performance Excellence Criteria Orientation.
American Council on Education (A.C.E.) Accreditation
Course #: 500486
Location: Coast Guard Academy, New London, Connecticut
Length: 2 weeks (91 hours)
Exhibit Dates: 1/10–Present
Credits: In the upper-division baccalaureate category, 3 semester hours in organizational development and 3 in organizational management (2/11)
Charles.D.Coiro@uscg.mil or (860)701-6692