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HR Training on Demand: New Courses and Locations! Register NOW!

April 28, 2014

The Office of Personnel Management’s (OPM) Human Resources Solutions' (HRS) HR Training on Demand (HRToD) program is expanding to new locations and offering more topics to meet broader audience needs! The HRToD program is now offering courses in Philadelphia, PA and Denver, CO, in addition to Washington, DC. New courses include Veterans’ Preference Adjudication and Succession Planning! The courses offered through this program are specifically designed for HR professionals and supervisors throughout the Federal Government.

Additional courses in more locations are coming soon.

To register for any of these courses, or to learn more about HR Training on Demand, please email Seats are limited, so sign up soon!

Veterans’ Preference Adjudication

May 6, 2014 | 8:30 am – 4:00 pm | Philadelphia, PA

A 1-day workshop on adjudicating veterans’ preference will ensure that your HR Specialists have a firm understanding of why preference is given; how to identify when preference applies; the different types of preference; when to accept late applications from preference eligibles; and how to determine which wars, campaigns, and expeditions qualify for preference. This workshop will make your HR Specialists more efficient and accurate in adjudicating veterans’ preference. For more information, contact

Classification Refresher

June 10-12, 2014 | 9:00am – 4:00pm | Denver, CO

In this 3-day refresher training, a federal classification expert will discuss current topics in basic and advanced classification (e.g., the Factor Evaluation Standard and narrative standard formats, defensible evaluation statements, statements of difference, and classifying developmental and supervisory positions). The instructor will review commonly appealed classification decisions, discuss position management issues, and provide an update from OPM's Classification Policy Section. Previous classification training or experience recommended. For more information, contact

Succession Planning

June 18-19, 2014 | 9:00am – 4:00pm | Washington, DC

This 2-day interactive course provides participants with a comprehensive, practical understanding of the benefits and processes involved in succession planning, the OPM Succession Management Model, and industry best practices in alignment with the requirements of the 5 CFR 250 and Government Performance and Results Modernization Act of 2010. This course equips participants with the knowledge and ability to apply succession management principles for deploying low-cost, high-impact tools across agencies. For more information, contact

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