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The purpose of this course is to provide the knowledge and skills to support Coast Guard: school staff members, rating knowledge managers (RKM), and appropriate E-9 for the rating in the development, revision, and maintenance of new and existing Performance Qualification Guide (PQG), Enlisted Professional Military Education (E-PME), end-of-course tests (EOCTs), Servicewide Examinations (SWEs), and Advancement Qualification Examinations (AQEs).


This course provides Coast Guard members the standards, rules, and guidelines for the design and development of Coast Guard nonresident distance learning courses and guidance in the design and development of test and exams. This course prepares Coast Guard members in the development of nonresident course material using the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Volume 9, Performance Qualification Guide (PQG), EOCT, and SWE. Students will use training scenarios and writing tasks to practice the standards, rules, and guidelines in the development of nonresident distance learning material and examinations.

Class convening's are published on the Training Quota Management Center (TQC) web site. . On that page, select "Class Schedules " , then select " 'C' School Schedules", in the pop-up window select "Training System", in the drop down box select "502093 - COURSE DEVELOPER COURSE - NONRESIDENT" and press "GO" to view the course synopsis and class schedule.
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School Mailing Address

Commanding Officer (T-pi)
USCG Training Center Petaluma
ATTN: Instructional Systems School
599 Tomales Road
Petaluma, CA 94952-5000

Questions and information POC

CWO4 Eric Thomas, School Chief

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Last Modified 9/19/2013