VIDEO: SWOS OOD Competency Checkpoint

Published on March 2, 2018 by Nicholas Hoffman

The Officer of the Deck (OOD) competency checks are one of several initiatives designed by CNSF to improve the proficiency of Surface Warfare Officers and address issues identified in the ‘Comprehensive Review (CR) of Recent Surface Force Incidents in 2017.’ The initiatives were established from feedback received during all-hands calls and leadership meetings following the mishaps. (U.S. Navy video/Released)