Accession Number:

ADA210761

Title:

Preparing Coast Guard Officers to Manage Central Supply Departments

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

57.0

Abstract:

The principal objective of military supply management is to achieve efficient, economical, and practical operation of a integrated supply system to meet the needs of the Service without duplicate or overlapping operations or functions. Realization of this aim requires that the individual supply manager examine his operations continuously in terms of what is being done and how efficiently it is being done. Supply manager, military and civilian, hold the key to success in the supply management process. The principal objected of supply management can be achieved by trained and experienced supply management officers exercising leadership and making decisions at each level of the supply support system. In this report we describe the shipboard supply officers role, qualifications, and selection Chapter 2 discusses alternatives for providing initial supply management training Chapter 3 describes the primary and secondary responsibilities of the shipboard supply officer Chapter 4 and proposes a procedure for follow-on evaluation of the supply officerss training and training-related performance requirements Chapter 5. Appendix A discusses automated supply system training. Appendix B describes the supply officers post training review survey and provides a sample format for conducting an a initial and a follow-up evaluation.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE