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Damage Controlman (DC)


Current Sea/Shore Flow

1st Tour  ​
54 Months
36 Months
2nd Tour
60 Months
​36 Months
3rd Tour
48 Months
​36 Months
4th Tour
48​ Months
​36 Months
5th Tour
36 Months
​36 Months

*** Screening and documentation stating individual meets NFPA 1582 standard must be placed in student's medical record.  These standards can be obtained from NKO website. Click on the drop down TAB above personal development, click on list of all communities. Go under learning center, click on AB link under aviation, scroll down, and click on medical form. Print form and take to medical and complete medical screening immediately. ***

Other topics:

A secret security clearance is required for all special program assignments (sea and shore).
Overseas screening Letter of Intent (LOI) is no longer issued to sailors. Refer to NAVADMIN 088-18.
Spouse Collocation does not guarantee a specific geographic area.  Refer to MILPERSMAN 1300-1000 in verifying your eligibility.
Update your contact information on My Navy Assignment.  Updating your contact information will enable your Detailer to communicate more effectively with you while negotiating for orders.
Increased Distribution Authority guidance is discussed in NAVADMIN 058/14.
When leaving a phone message for your detailer, speak clearly and slowly, and don’t forget to leave a contact number.
Use your Career Counselors for assistance.  If there are questions they cannot answer, call your detailer.
We are a mobile force! The Navy needs flexible sailors to tackle unique challenges throughout the world.  Plan on moving and changing geographical locations during your career.
Please note that NAVADMIN 231/17 requires Detailers to fill requisitions with qualified Sailors, even if it is during a Sailor’s first window of negotiations.


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