NOAA/National Weather Service's Chief Learning Office United States Department of Commerce
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NOAA's National Weather Service Leadership Academy

The NOAA/NWS Training Center located in Kansas City, Missouri offers a series of Leadership Academy Courses. NOAA's NWS Leadership Academy incorporates a commitment to leadership as a vital part of advancing how we serve our customers. It respects, values, and promotes the competence and character that are the cornerstones of public service.

Our staff is committed to a world-class leadership learning environment where Federal employees can exchange ideas, leverage lessons learned, and generate solutions. Our open-door participatory philosophy creates a forum in which diverse experience, expertise, and ideas produce a synergistic learning experience with practical application.

No Residence Courses are scheduled through July 1, 2021