AETC officials announce new professional development guide Published April 27, 2011 RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- Air Education and Training Command officials have announced the release of the new AFPAM36-2241, Professional Development Guide. The effective date of the new PDG is Oct. 1 and will be available at www.e-publishing.af.mil beginning May 2. Master sergeants testing this December will be the first to use this study guide to prepare for promotion testing. A printed version of the PDG will be distributed later this year. To supplement the PDG and assist Airmen to study for promotion testing, Mp3 audio files and interactive exercises for each of the 19 chapters will be available at www.pdg.af.edu by May 2. The interactive exercises include a PDG Jeopardy, Word Jumble, Fill-in-the-Blank and Trivia. For additional information, please read Frequently Asked Questions at www.omsq.af.mil.