Professional Development


Professional Development (PD)

Professional Development (PD)

Professional Development program (PD) is designed to provide a planned, systematic and coordinated program of professional development which supports organizational goals and missions. Competitive Professional Development encompasses functionally tailored developmental opportunities which may occur in academic environments, business/industrial settings or in other strategically planned career enhancing developmental assignments that have been identified in an Army Civilian Training, Education and Development.

A competency is an (observable) measurable pattern of knowledge, skills, abilities, and other characteristics that individuals need in order to successfully perform their work. Click here for competency definitions.

Click on the programs below to learn more about these exciting opportunities.

Job Shadowing Program (JSP) 

Garrison Mentoring Program (GMP)

Local Developmental Assignment Program (LDAP)