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Frequently Asked Questions Qualifications

Why did OPM revise the Qualification Standard for Supervisory Positions?

OPM developed a competency-based Supervisory Qualification Guide in an effort to modernize and more accurately assess supervisory skills. This guidance reflects current Governmentwide job analysis data and a competency-based approach, and replaces the Qualification Standard for Supervisory Positions.

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