Adjudicating and Applying Veterans' Preference (STAF8007 & STAF8607)

Adjudicating and Applying Veterans' Preference

Adjudicating and Applying Veterans' Preference

Description:

Ensure your agency fully complies with all current and applicable veterans' preference laws, rules, and regulations. Understand who meets the definition of veteran; who is entitled to preference in employment in the competitive and excepted services; and the circumstances under which veterans' preference applies, including competitive appointments, noncompetitive appointments, and merit promotion.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who adjudicates veterans' preference claims or performs delegated examining work.

Note: Students should take one of the following courses or have equivalent experience before enrolling in this course: Federal Staffing and Placement (STAF7009), Basic Staffing and Placement (STAF7100A), Federal Staffing (STAF7102A), Processing Federal Personnel Actions (STAF7010), OR Basic Processing Personnel Actions (PROC7003A)

Tuition:

$549.00

Credits:

0.6 CEU's

Class Type:

This course is currently being offered in the following training modalities:

Learning Outcomes:

  • Know the circumstances when veterans' preference applies
  • Identify the types of veterans' preference, including veteran, spouse, widow/widower, and mother
  • Correctly adjudicate veterans' preference claims
  • Apply veterans' preference to competitive and excepted service appointments
  • Apply special appointing authorities for veterans in the following: Veterans' Recruitment Appointments VRA); 30 Percent or More Disabled Veterans; Disabled veterans enrolled in a VA training program; and Veterans Employment Opportunity Act of 1998

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Day One

Introduction

  • Pre-course Assessment

Definitions and History of Veterans' Preference

Applicable Laws, Rules, and Regulations

  • Types of veterans' preference
  • Adjudicating veterans' preference claims

Veterans' Preference in the Competitive and Excepted Services

  • Applying veterans' preference

Special Appointing Authorities and Entitlements for Veterans

Veterans Preference and Reduction-In-Force

Summary

  • Post-course Assessment
  • Module 1
    • History of Veterans’ Preference and Definitions
  • Module 2
    • Applicable Laws, Rules, and Regulations
  • Module 3
    • Veterans’ Preference in the Competitive and Excepted Service
  • Module 4
    • Special Appointing Authorities and Entitlements for Veterans
  • Module 5
    • Veterans’ Preference and Reduction in Force

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