Enclosure (1) to COMDTINST 12361.1
Although efforts will be initiated to place interns in as many DAU courses as possible
during the 2-year program, it is unlikely that all five courses will be made available since
the Coast Guard is limited on the number of slots provided during any given fiscal year.
In addition to training in the specialized field of contracting, interns will be afforded the
opportunity to attend training necessary to develop skills as "Business Advisors", such as
During the 2-year program, interns will be exposed to a wide variety of experiences in
Coast Guard procurement policy and operations. For the first nine months, interns will
be assigned to one of the G-ACS operational divisions. Following the ACS assignment, a
six-month rotation to a selected CG field contracting activity followed by three months
back in G-ACS, three months in a procurement policy organization, and the final three
months in G-ACS is envisioned.
Upon successful completion of the program, the participant will be promoted to a GS-
1102-11 position within ACS.