Surface Warfare Officer Assignments

PERS-41 Contact Information

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The Surface Officer Distribution Division Placement Branch is PERS-413.  We are designed to be the advocate for each of the over 400 commands assigned to the Surface Force and the Surface Warfare Enterprise (SWE). Our primary responsibility is to assist Executive Officers and Chief Staff Officers in the management of officer manning within their command and to develop training pipelines that follow COMNAVSURFOR guidance for Billet Specific Training (BST). Find your command's placement officer in the "PERS-41 Contact Information" link above.  We're ready to assist you!

Career Path
Items of Interest
SWO Acquisition Professional
  • SWO AP Eligibility Designation Panel Announcement
  • SWO AP Eligibility Designation Panel SOP
  • Candidate Information Sheet
  • FY21 DAWIA Certification Roadmap
  • SWO AP Career Planner Template
Command Qual
Early Command Promotion Information
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