Please contact your assignment officer if you are interested in participating in Training with Industry.
BACKGROUND: The Army’s Training with Industry (TWI) Program is a one year work-experience training program designed to take selected officers out of the military environment and expose them to the latest commercial business practices, organizational structures and cultures, technology development processes, and the latest corporate management techniques. This assignment will be unlike any you have had or will have in the future.
The companies that partner with the Army in this training program are developers of innovative, cutting-edge technologies and/or established business leaders in their respective fields. Each TWI has been established for officers to gain program management experience. Current companies participating are: Amazon, Coca-Cola, Microsoft, Airbus, Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics Land Systems, Intel, Cisco, CSC, and Boeing.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?: THIS OPPORTUNITY FOR FY16 IS OPEN TO ANY MAJOR OR LIEUTENANT COLONEL ELIGIBLE FOR ROTATION IN THE 16-02 ASSIGNMENT CYCLE.
HOW TO APPLY:
· Please visit the U.S. Army Human Resources Command website for further information on how to apply.
For 16-02 the application deadline will be in early November 2015. The program start date is between May 2016 and August 2016.
POC: If you have questions on how to apply or to discuss if this is a good fit for you, please contact your Assignment Officer. For other inquiries on specifics about the companies involved, please contact Ms. Marti Giella at (703) 805-2700, DSN 655-2700, or email Marti.Giella@us.army.mil.
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