LED5240 - USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service!

Course CodeLED5240
Course TitleUSFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service!

The main focus of this course is to provide skills for working with others to accomplish the mission of the Service. The course provides an introduction to public service and the FWS organization, an overview of FWS related legislated mandates, FWS and conservation history, and foundations in valuing diversity, communication, conflict resolution and group dynamics. Views of the FWS are also provided by corporate partners, FWS leadership and other bureaus within the Department of Interior.

Keywords: Orientation, New Employee, Welcome.

Apply the skills for working successfully with others, inside or outside the organization, to accomplish the FWS mission.

Target Audience:
The course is mandatory for all permanent FWS employees in two grade interval positions such as biologists, realty specialists, contract specialists, engineers, refuge operations specialists, and others who are within their first year on the job.

Delivery MethodInstructor Led
Non-FWS Fee$0.00
Instructional Hours36
Course Content ContactJanelle Quinn janelle_quinn@fws.gov; Jaime Brown jaime_brown@fws.gov; ;
Curriculum CategoryEmployee Development
Course FrequencyMultiple per year
Registration LinkRegister
Extracted from DOI LEARN on11/28/2015 4:00:32 AM

Schedule:  LED5240 - USFWS Foundations: Discover Your Service!

StartEndSession InformationLocationSession Contact
3/8/2016 3/11/2016 Class begins 8:00am to 5:00pm
Class ends at 12:00 noon last day
National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) Janelle Quinn
(304) 876-7489
5/3/2016 5/6/2016 Class begins at 8:00 AM on first day.
Class ends at noon on last day.
Shepherdstown, WV jill_delvecchio@fws.gov
(304) 876-7424
9/27/2016 9/30/2016 Class begins at 8:00 AM on first day.
Class ends at Noon on last day.
National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) Tannor Kopp (tannor_kopp@fws.gov
(304) 876-7477