Washington DC Leadership Development Program Cohort 5


1310 N. Courthouse Road, Suite 600, Arlington, VA: September and November classroom sessions
1100 Wilson Boulevard, 30th Floor, Arlington, VA: January and March classroom sessions


Tuition, to be paid by your agency, is $6,950.  This includes 14 days of training and development, the administration of at least six assessment instruments, books, and four one-on-one professional coaching sessions.

Program Schedule

(Session hours are 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM, unless otherwise noted)

Orientation: Leading SelfSeptember 9-11, 2019
Leading High-Performing TeamsSeptember 12-13, 2019
Emotional IntelligenceNovember 12, 2019
ResiliencyNovember 13, 2019
Ethical Decision-MakingNovember 14, 2019
Conflict ManagementJanuary 14-15, 2020
Coaching Skills for LeadersJanuary 16, 2020
Leading ChangeMarch 10, 2020
Applied LeadershipMarch 11, 2020
Course Review and GraduationMarch 12, 2020

Please note: Participants must be able to commit to attending all sessions. Attendance at Orientation is mandatory.

How to Register and Pay

Interested applicants must complete their on-line registration, including payment, by August 12, 2019

Action items required to reserve your seat:

  1. To complete your registration, click on the "Register" button at the following link and fill out the form: https://leadership.opm.gov/programs.aspx?course=253
  2. To complete payment, submit your SF-182 to register@opm.govIf paying by Government Purchase Card complete the Tuition Billing Information section on the registration web page accessed in step 1. For answers to the most common payment questions open the LDP Payment Checklist.

You will receive an email confirmation when your registration is confirmed. Questions about registration? Find the registration specialist for your agency by following this link: https://cldcentral.usalearning.gov/mod/page/view.php?id=262

Contact Information

Dr. Angela Cotellessa, DCLDP Program Manager, Cohort 5

  • Phone: 202-487-4144


    Last modified: Friday, June 14, 2019, 9:08 AM