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DoD Issuances Process Class:
Getting Your DoD Issuances Through the System

This class explains how to move issuances through the DoD issuance process and is available to all DoD personnel who are involved in the processing of an issuance, or expect to begin processing an issuance in the near future. The class takes place at the Mark Center Conference Center and is offered periodically.

All classses are from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (Eastern) in the Mark Center Conference Center. Mark Center Conference Center. DCMO workshop to follow.

Writing DoD Issuances Class:
How to Write a DoD Issuance

This class is open to OSD action officers who write DoD issuances. Attendees will learn about the issuance types; their different sections; how each issuance type must be structured and what information appears where; how to organize their material; and the fundamentals of plain writing. Space is limited to 20 participants.

All classses are from 9:00 a.m. to noon (Eastern) in the Mark Center Conference Center.

For DCMO and WHS Personnel

A DCMO/AI Workshop follows the Process Training Class. To attend the workshop, when you register for the DoD Issuances Training Class, indicate in your email that you wish to register for the DCMO Workshop as well.

If you have a question that is not covered here, contact the DoD Issuance Training Inbox.

Badge Information

Attendees must have a DoD PMP CAC card or a DoD access badge to enter the Mark Center. Attendees without a DoD PMP CAC card will need to go through the Visitor's Center (VCC) to obtain a Visitor's Badge prior to class.

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Ensuring Reasonable Accommodation

WHS is committed to working to provide equal access to this training for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please contact us at our Training Inbox with your request no later than two weeks before the class date.


Training modules for all stages are available now!


New to OSD or WHS? WHS Human Resources Division offers the following courses for new OSD and WHS Action Officers.

To register for these courses, visit the iCompass Learning Management System (requires CAC).

Entry Level OSD (Employees Only)

The OSD Orientation course is designed to help new OSD employees gather enough data to hit the ground running within the first few days of employment. This one-day interactive course is designed to help facilitate networking among your peers. Pertinent topics include: OSD Organizational Overview, Employee Roles & Responsibilities, OSD Security Requirements, and Pentagon Navigation.

Entry Level OSD Action Officer (Employees Only)

The OSD Action Officer course is designed to familiarize new OSD Action Officers of their roles and responsibilities within OSD. Pertinent topics include: Preparing & Staffing OSD Action Packages, Effective Writing, and Developing, and Delivering Briefings.

Entry Level DCMO/WHS Action Officer (Employees Only)

The WHS Action Officer course is designed to assist Action Officers with becoming acquainted with specific WHS procedures. The focus of this two-day interactive course is on handling correspondence within WHS. Pertinent topics include, WHS organizational structure, Writing for WHS, and CATMS.