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Learning and Development

DCPAS provides comprehensive policy management and development in support of civilian education and training goals. The support services and resources provided by DCPAS includes focus on clarifying laws and government-wide regulations covering training, education, and professional development for the DOD civilian workforce.

In this policy role, DCPAS writes training, education, and professional development policy and guidance related to programs in its portfolio to include DOD Issuances, Memoranda, and Program Guidance. Where and when applicable, DCPAS responds to Congressional, Office of Management and Budget, and Office of Personnel Management inquiries with information on a myriad of training-related topics.