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Civilian Employee Orientation Online Course


About the Course

The Civilian Orientation course is available on the Coast Guard's learning portal at (Course Catalog: Civilian Courses: Civilian Orientation). You will need an Employee ID number before you can take the course. Ask your Human Resources Specialist or Command Staff Advisor when and how you will receive your Employee ID number.

The purpose of the course is to provide all civilian employees with an understanding of the Coast Guard's overall missions, culture, and internal processes. This course does not teach individual job requirements. 

The training is mandatory and takes approximately 5 hours to complete. It is to be completed within the first 90 days of employment.

Participant Objectives


The course is targeted for all newly hired civilian employees but can be used as a refresher by all employees.

Where to get the material

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