USS CONSTITUTION CHIEF PETTY OFFICER (CPO) HERITAGE TRAINING 2021:
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OPNAV COORDINATOR/MARVIN ROBLES/CPO/COORD/703-614-2398/
RMKS/1. USS CONSTITUTION, located in Boston, Massachusetts, will host Fiscal
Year 2022 CPO Selectees on 18-22 October (Week 1) and 25-29 October (Week 2)
2. CPO Selectees will work aboard "Old Ironsides" where they will be
immersed in more than 200 years of naval heritage while learning
about the art of sailing, construction of the ship, handling of 19th
century guns, and manning her gigs. The training will culminate in
bringing the USS CONSTITUTION alive and getting underway.
3. USS CONSTITUTION will host 120 CPO Selectees and 30 Mentor Chiefs
each week. All quotas and staffing are coordinated through the OPNAV
coordinators and the coordinators for the respective Fleet or Force
Master Chiefs; to properly distribute quotas, individual commands
shall not contact the USS CONSTITUTION or OPNAV Coordinators.
Individual command Command Senior Enlisted Leaders shall submit
nominations through their Fleet or Force Master Chief. Coordinators
for the Fleet or Force will provide all nominations to the OPNAV
Coordinators listed in this message, with the following subject line
MENTOR NOMINATION (WEEK #)-USS CONSTITUTION HERITAGE WEEK or
SELECTEE NOMINATION (WEEK #) - USS CONSTITUTION HERITAGE WEEK.
Mentor nominations are due by close of business (COB) Thursday,
15 July 2021. Reserve CPO Selectee and Active CPO Selectee
nominations are due one week following the release of the
respective selection board results.
4. Attendee costs for this OPNAV-authorized, mission essential
training event are to be authorized from attendee unit training funds.
Unit Commanding Officers shall determine whether CPO/CPO Selectees
assigned to their unit should attend, taking into account the
availability of unit training funds.
5. Logistical information such as travel recommendations and uniform
requirements will be emailed to all participants once their
attendance has been confirmed.
6. Released by Mr. Andrew SSS. Haeuptle, Director, Navy Staff.//