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Joint Base Charleston December 2018 Briefs and Events

| Airman and Family Readiness Center / Fleet and Family Support Center | Dec. 4, 2018

JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. —

All classes/appointments are typically held at the Airman & Family Readiness Center, Bldg. 500, Air Base (AB), or at the Fleet and Family Support Center, Bldg. 755, Weapons Station (WS) unless otherwise specified. Dates/times are subject to change.  For the most current program listings and to reserve your seat, please call (843)963-8883 or log onto our website www.jbcharleston.com

 

Air Force Base

DEC. 3-7

• Transition GPS Workshop - 8:00am-4:30pm. Learn to transition and become “career ready” with ease!  Dept. of Labor Employment workshop and VA Benefits Briefing included.

DEC. 6

• Employer Panel - 11:30am-1:00pm. Various employers will service on a panel to answer industry and interview related questions, some will potentially be hiring.  We encourage all job seekers (active duty military, civilians and spouses) are encouraged to attend.  Business professional attire is required and a resume is highly encouraged. 

• Navigating Federal Employment - 1:00pm-3:00pm. Join this workshop and learn how to navigate USA JOBS website and get your federal job!

DEC. 7

• Ready, Set, Parent - 9:00am-11:00am. Join us to learn new parent basics, prenatal hygiene, talk with a representative from Tricare and connect with other expectant parents! 

• TSP & You - 10:00am-11:00am. Learn about saving for retirement.  Open to active duty, spouses and DoD employees.  Find out about DoD matching contributions, investment fund options, management fees and the effects of compound interest! 

DEC. 10

• VA Workshop for Disability Compensation Claims - 8:00am – 1:00pm. A VA rep will cover the disability claims process and provide some individual assistance.  Members must sign-up at the Medical Clinic, Records Section, and NLT than Monday prior to the workshop.

• Investment Fluency: Planning For Your Tomorrow Today - 8:00am-9:00am. Learn the tools and resources that will allow you to enrich your financial growth while improving your investment fluency!

DEC. 11

• PCS Prep - 2:00pm-3:30pm. In conjunction with MPS, this mandatory workshop preps the attendee for orders and provides expert advice from several agencies to help with the relocation.  Spouses are encouraged to attend.

DEC. 12

• Pre-separation Counseling - 8:30am-11:30am. Learn benefits and resources for vets. This is a prerequisite to Transition GPS Workshop.  Schedule yours 12/24 months prior to separating/retiring respectively.

DEC. 13

• Budgeting and Credit - 11:00am-12:30pm,. Learn the basics of budgeting and managing your credit for a financially responsible lifestyle!

DEC. 17

• Buying Your New Wheels - 3:00pm-4:00pm. Learn the techniques and valuable information in regards to purchasing a vehicle.  Make sure that you are financially ready to purchase a vehicle that you can afford.

DEC. 18

• EFMP 101 - 1:00pm-2:00pm. Come meet our EFMP Coordinator and receive education on the benefits and entitlements that members of the Exceptional Family Member Program are eligible to receive.

• PCS Prep - 2:00pm-3:30pm. In conjunction with MPS, this mandatory workshop preps the attendee for orders and provides expert advice from several agencies to help with the relocation.  Spouses are encouraged to attend.

DEC. 19

• Pre-separation Counseling - 1:00pm-3:00pm. Learn benefits and resources for vets. This is a prerequisite to Transition GPS Workshop.  Schedule yours 12/24 months prior to separating/retiring respectively.

 

Naval Weapons Station

DEC. 6

• Buying Your New Wheels - 2:30pm-3:30pm. Learn the techniques and valuable information in regards to purchasing a vehicle.  Make sure that you are financially ready to purchase a vehicle that you can afford.

DEC. 10

• Home Selling - 2:00pm-4:00pm. Learn how to sell a home, what kind of information home sellers will need to seller their home, listing options and more!

DEC. 11

• Investment Fluency: Planning For Your Tomorrow Today - 2:00pm-3:30pm. Learn the tools and resources that will allow you to enrich your financial growth while improving your investment fluency!

DEC. 12

• Ombudsman Assembly - 5:00pm-6:30pm. Bi-monthly meeting of Command Leadership and Ombudsman, also Ombudsman will receive Advanced Ombudsman Training.

DEC. 17-21

• Transition GPS Workshop - 8:00am-4:30pm, learn to transition and become “career ready” with ease!  Dept. of Labor Employment workshop and VA Benefits Briefing included.

DEC. 18

• Resume and Cover Letter - 1:00pm-3:00pm. Learn how to build an effective civilian resume utilizing different formats and how to prepare a compelling cover letter.

DEC. 19

• EFMP 101 - 1:00pm-2:00pm. Come meet our EFMP Coordinator and receive education on the benefits and entitlements that members of the Exceptional Family Member Program are eligible to receive. 

• Interview For Success - 1:00pm-3:00pm. Learn the various ways interview are conducted and prepare your 3 minute elevator speech.

DEC. 20

• Employer Panel - 11:30am-1:00pm. Various employers will service on a panel to answer industry and interview related questions, some will potentially be hiring.  We encourage all job seekers (active duty military, civilians and spouses) are encouraged to attend.  Business professional attire is required and a resume is highly encouraged. 

DEC. 21

• Navigating Federal Employment - 1:00pm-3:00pm. Join this workshop and learn how to navigate USA JOBS website and get your federal job.