Npc force weekly 16 20 september 2013


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This NPC Force Weekly discusses an update to the Career Waypoint user guide, eval changes, NFAAS update deadline fast approaching, PRT policy changes, and BOL Access will be CAC only starting 21 September.

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Npc force weekly 16 20 september 2013

  1. 1. NPC FORCM WEEKLY 16-20 September 2013 Career progression, community management, personnel matters, and general information from the desk of the Navy Personnel Command Force Master Chief, FORCM(SW/AW/EXW) Leland E. Moore “I fear the day when the technology overlaps with our humanity. The world will only have a generation of idiots.” ~Albert Einstein QUOTE OF THE WEEK TODAY IN NAVAL HISTORY September 16th 1917 - Navy Department authorizes establishment of 16 Naval air stations abroad. September 17th 1944 - Navy Task Force lands Army troops on Angaur, Palau Islands supported by Navy carrier aircraft and shore bombardment. September 18th 1947 - National Security Act becomes effective. September 19th 1992 - Joint Task Force Marianas stands down after providing assistance to Guam after Typhoon Omar. September 20th 1951 - In Operation Summit, the first combat helicopter landing in history, U.S. Marines were landed in Korea. Effective 21 September BOL access will be CAC only, this change reflects continual efforts to keep PII safe. STARTING SEPTEMBER 21ST BOL ACCESS WILL BE CAC ONLY PHYSICAL READINESS PROGRAM POLICY CHANGES NAVADMIN 231/13 announced changes to the Physical Readiness Program. Effective immediately the number of days allowed for Sailors to complete the physical readiness test after the official body composition assessment date is increased from 10 to 45 days. In addition, Sailors requiring a deployment health assessment in the form of either a Post Deployment Health Assessment or a Post Deployment Health Re-assessment, must be within assessment periodicity to participate in the PFA. Point of contact is Mr. Bill Moore, Director, Physical Readiness Program, N170 at (901) 874-2210/DSN 882, or via e-mail at The semi-annual NFAAS update deadline is approaching. If your Command has not done so already, now is the time to have your Sailors get into NFAAS and update their personal and family information. The deadline for updating/verifying information is 30 September. It only takes a few minutes to update NFAAS; ensure you do your part and get your command 100% verified! Questions can be directed to (866) 946-9183 or via email NFAAS UPDATE DEADLINE APPROACHING EVAL CHANGES NAVADMIN 216/13 announced changes to trait average reporting requirements on evals. No changes were made to the actual FITREP and EVAL forms. Guidance to reporting seniors when evaluating subordinates for Command or Organizational Climate/Equal Opportunity and Military Bearing/Character traits has changed. Blocks "34" and "35" on officer fitness reports, "35" and "37" on chief petty officer evaluations, and blocks "35" and "36" on enlisted evaluations are now required to clearly evaluate how a Sailor has directly contributed to, improved, or sustained a productive and professional command climate. Point of contact is Mr. James A. Price at (901) 874-4857/DSN 882, email: Career Waypoint User Guide Updated An updated copy of the Career Waypoint User Guide has been placed on the NPC website at the following link: %20URL%20UPDATE%20FINAL.pptx. The guide contains almost everything you need to help navigate Career Navigator, please if you have questions check the guidebook first. If your questions can not be resolved contact Career Waypoints help desk at (901) 874-2102 (DSN 882)