This course provides participants an awareness of the work by our
Agency in carrying out our mission and vision. The course uses classroom
and field trips to demonstrate to employees how NRCS and our Conservation
Partners work together to conserve, maintain and improve natural resources
while meeting our customers' needs. It focuses on the diversity of the
conservation environment in which we work in getting conservation applied
to the land. The course also builds on subject matter covered in the prerequisite,
Introduction to NRCS.
Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:
List and describe various types of field work performed by NRCS in
carrying out its mission,
Identify various conservation customers and partners of NRCS, and
Identify important actions and responsibilities that can influence
an employee's career.
Introduction to NRCS (NRCS-NEDC-000008), its a web-based course, go to
register and complete the course.
All permanent full-time employees are required to attend this course
within the first 12 months of their employment.