Enlisted Processing Division Supervisor (EPDS) Course


CDP 946S - CIN: S-500-0001 - Two classes per year - Five classroom days - 15 students maximum


This course is held at NRC headquarters in Millington, Tenn.


To request a quota contact your Region Operations Officer (ROPO) via your NRD Command Trainer (CT).


Course Manager
Commercial: (901) 874-9039

DSN: 882-9039


Enlisted personnel in pay grades E7-E9. Civilians mid-level manager at the Navy Recruit Processing Station (NRPS).


Course Objectives
As a result of participating in this course, the students will have developed competence in the following areas of Enlisted Processing:

- Organizational management
- Administration
- Enlisted programs and ratings
- PRIDE programs
- Basic Enlistment Eligibility Requirements
- Enlistment Waivers
- Program Waivers
- Mental and physical testing
- Enlistment forms and documents
- Delayed Entry Program discharge procedures
- Interpersonal relationships
- Ethics and Legal Policies/Procedures


Course Description
This five-day course provides senior enlisted and civilian personnel assigned mid-level civilians and senior enlisted personnel who are assigned to a Navy Recruiting Processing Station with the skills and knowledge to perform the duties as EPDS.

A minimum of six months on-station is recommended for individuals prior to attending this course.

Special Information

A minimum of six months on-station is recommended for individuals prior to attending this course.

If the class is scheduled to begin on a federal holiday, students are to report Tuesday. Students are to report the first day of class at 0730 central time to the Training and Quality Assurance Department (N7), Bldg. 750, 5722 Integrity Drive, Naval Support Activity (NSA) Mid-South, Millington, Tenn., 38054.


If you have a personal laptop, you are encouraged to bring it with you to Millington, as it would be beneficial for homework and studying at your place of lodging.

Navy Service Uniforms/Khakis, or equivalent for civilians is authorized.


For questions about the curriculum, contact the course manager by phone - (901) 874-9032 or

(901) 874-9039.

To view additional student information, click HERE.


Course Schedule

Select class number to
request a quota for that date.

Class # 19-010
Convenes: 26 November 2018
Graduates: 30 November 2018


Class # 19-020
Convenes: 15 April 2018
Graduates: 19 April 2018


Class # 20-020
Convenes: 09 December 2019
Graduates: 13 December 2019


Class # 20-020
Convenes: 20 April 2020
Graduates: 24 April 2020




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Updated July 9, 2018 (kbh)