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Office of Leadership (CG-12C)

Courses - Office of Leadership (CG-12C)

The Office of Leadership offers a variety of courses and training for intended for the professional development of Coast Guard members. Get more detailed information and eligibility requirements by clicking on the link for the individual course or program.



Senior Officer

Chief Warrant Officer


Senior Enlisted



All Grades


GS 1-10

GS 11-13


GS 14-15


Non Appropriated Funds (NAF)

Note: NAF employees interested in attending leadership courses or programs should email completed packages no later than one week prior the due date to Ms. Donna Rigney, Ms. Rigney will review and forward all qualified packages that will benefit the unit/command they are affiliated with to COMDT CG-12C to compete within the panel selection process. Non qualified packages will be returned by Ms. Rigney.


Executive Development Program

Information pertaining to Executive Development may be found on the Executive Development Portal on CG Portal. If you are a Flag or SES and require access, please contact Alice Fleming.

Please be advised this site is monitored and can only be accessed by Coast Guard Flags and SESs.

Advanced Education



Additional Information

All applicants MUST use Coast Guard application procedures unless noted otherwise. Applicants that are not selected through the Coast Guard procedures will not be funded through CG-12C.
Courses are budget dependent each fiscal year.

E-learning courses:
Free e-learning courses are available through SkillPort. The catalog has expanded to include leadership, management, personal development, communication, and many other topics. To access the site click on "SkillPort" then "Catalog"; for the leadership series based on the 28 Coast Guard Leadership Competencies click on "ULDP". To learn more about SkillPort and how to navigate the website, view the SkillPort Learner Guide 6.5 (Accessible only through Coast Guard workstations).

Also available on SkillPort, Books 24x7, one of the largest online book resources offering unobstructed access to the complete unabridged contents of thousands of the latest and best business and technology books. To access click on "Training & Education" then "SkillPort" then "Books 24x7".

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Last Modified 7/5/2016