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OPR, EPR, and PRF Writing Guide

Documents such as officer performance reports (OPR), enlisted performance reports (EPR), and promotion recommendation forms (PRF) are used in promotion boards, professional military education (PME) selections, selective early retirement boards (SERB), reductions in force (RIF), command and special duty selections, and courts martial. Equally as important is their use by commanders when looking to fill a position, selecting candidates for promotion, rank-ordering individuals for boards and other personnel Read more

This is a Guide for Writing OPR, EPR, PRF, & Decoration for the Air Force

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It’s purpose is to show you how to write EPRs, OPRs, PRF and decorations. It is also a guide to writing in general. It contains Tips on writing, examples of the reports and other useful award related information. NOTE: This document is in MS Word format

Writing for Impact Class/Briefing

Class/briefing that discusses how to write effectively. Writing is important for recognition,  quarterly and annual awards, career-specific awards will help to build careers, also for promotion,  Enlisted Performance Reports (EPRs) and Officer Performance Reports (OPRs) are critical to the promotion system.  Other subjects covered include: Information on Writing Military Style, How to Write an Effective Bullet. NOTE: This document is in MS PowerPoint Read more

Award Writing Class/Briefing

Class/briefing that covers guidelines, preparing an award, drafting an award, going final, completing the personal data sheet. NOTE: This document is in MS PowerPoint

The Army Writing Style Training Support Package

This is a training support package taught at the Warriors Leader Course on the Army Writing Style. NOTE: This document is in PDF format

Army Writing Program Class/Briefing

A class/briefing that is intended to explain the importance of effective communication and to review the use of army forms and formats. NOTES: Some references listed in this doc might have been superseded and/or updated and should be checked for accuracy, which can be easily done using the DA PAM 25-30 web page or downloaded and installed program for checking current and superseded DOD publications (For example purposes only: FM 3-0 was superseded by ADP 3-0, on 10 October 2011) : This document Read more

Effective Writing Class/Briefing

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Class/Briefing to Teach About Effective Writing: Writing Fundamentals Writing Philosophy Recipe for Effective Writing Writing as a Process Planning Stage Drafting Stage Common Errors NOTE: This document is in MS PowerPoint