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Aspiring Leader development program

The Aspiring Leader Development Program (ALDP) is a leadership program designed to provide participants with the foundational leadership skills and knowledge needed to start pursuing a leadership role at NAVFAC. ALDP graduates are selected to participate in NAVFAC’s competitive Leadership Development Program (LDP).

For more information about the ALDP, including eligibility requirements and application instructions, visit our
Leadership Programs page.

Who SHould apply?


The ALDP is open to:

  •  GS-07 through GS-12

  • WD-01 through WD-10

  • WG-07 through WG-15

  • WL-05 through WL-13

  • WS-01 through WS-12 employees

Each ALDP cadre consists of up to twenty-five (25) participants.


ALDP programs consist of three (3) one-week training sessions held from 0800 - 1600 Monday through Friday. ALDP sessions may be conducted simultaneously at up to ten different geographic locations.

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