Supervisor Development Course - Executive Level


Course Number

1-250-C55 (DL)

Delivery Method

Online (ALMS)


Self-paced not to exceed 120 days

Academic Hours





The Supervisor Development Course - Executive Level (SDC-EX) is required for experienced senior leaders (Senior Executive Service and General Officer) who have previously supervised civilians. The purpose of this course is to meet the requirements of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of 2010. This course is a guide and presents Army, Department of Defense (DoD), and Office of Personnel Management (OPM) provision for those critical areas designated in the NDAA, including Merit Systems Principles/Prohibited Personnel Practices; Performance Management; Counseling, Coaching, and Mentoring; Hostile Work Environment; Valuing a Diverse Workforce; Management and Labor Relations; and Leader Development and Civilian Education System Programs.

Subjects Covered

  • Our Army, the Army Civilian Corps, and Army Leader Development
  • Merit System Principles and Prohibited Personnel Practices
  • Performance Management
  • Training and Development
  • Counseling, Coaching, and Mentoring
  • Hostile Work Environment
  • Valuing a Diverse Workforce
  • Labor-Management Relations
  • Leader Development and the Civilian Education System

Accessing the Course

Apply through CHRTAS and follow the instructions provided in system-generated emails. The course is delivered through the Army Learning Management System. Senior Executive and General Officer applications are automatically approved.

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