Office of the Chief Information Officer

United States Department of Agriculture

Departmental Regulation 4740-003

Author: 
Office of Human Resources Management

Executive Continual Learning Program

1. PURPOSE

This directive establishes policy and procedures, assigns responsibilities and provides guidance for the continuing professional development of the Department of Agriculture’s executive workforce.

2. SCOPE

This directive applies to all USDA Senior Executive Service (SES), Senior Level (SL), and Scientific (ST), Senior Science and Technology Service (SSTS), or Professional members pertaining to executive and professional development.