This report originally published at allhands.coastguard.dodlive.mil.
Posted by PA2 Connie Terrell, Wednesday, April 4, 2018
All Hands selects several messages to publish in a weekly post to help raise awareness about specific messages and useful information.
* NOTE: The series does not contain all of the new messages, just select ones. Click here to view internet releasable messages, or go to the Portal to view all messages (must be at a Coast Guard workstation).
This ALCOAST announces the convening of the FY19 SDAP Panel. The SDAP panel will convene on or about May 7, 2018. In accordance with REF (A), the SDAP panel will evaluate requests for new SDAP authorizations as well as current requests to revalidate billets already receiving SDAP.
The primary objectives of the Substance Abuse Prevention program is to increase command awareness, reduce stigma for screening and treatment, increase help seeking behavior and encourage Coast Guard units to focus on low risk choices when using alcohol.
Career Communications Group. Inc., the host for the annual Women of Color (WOC) STEM Conference is accepting nominations for awards to be presented at the 2018 conference scheduled for Oct. 11-13, 2018 in Detroit, MI. These awards recognize outstanding women from all racial backgrounds in the STEM fields and provide excellent opportunities to showcase the superior achievements of the US Coast Guard’s highest performing military and civilian women.
This ALCOAST announces the promulgation of REF (A) and the subsequent cancellation of REF (B). This manual establishes the authority, policies, and standards governing the management and use of Coast Guard owned or leased motor vehicles. This manual is a significant update of REF (B). All personnel are encouraged to thoroughly review this revised manual.
* Subscribe for email updates! Once you sign-up, you can then select “All Hands” to receive the latest blogs about ALCOAST messages, Human Capital Strategy, and other important topics.
U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) reports are created independently of American Military News (AMN) and are distributed by AMN in accordance with applicable guidelines and copyright guidance. Use of USCG and U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) reports do not imply endorsement of AMN. AMN is a privately owned media company and has no affiliation with USCG and the DOD.