NEWS | Aug. 22, 2012

News Briefs - Weapons Station

By Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

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All classes or events will be held at the Fleet and Family Support Center unless otherwise specified. For more information, call (843) 764-7480

August 24
An informative workshop about colleges will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Also, learn how to complete your financial aid for college. Jump start your planning for spring semester and your college education. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.

August 27
A navigating change workshop will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. This workshop will provide you with the necessary tools to handle employment change. . To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston- Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.

A saving and investing workshop will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Gain insight in basic investing. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston- Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.

August 27 - 30

A career options and navy skills evaluation program will be held from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Whether you're retiring, going back to schoolm, looking for new career, success requires planning and resources. The focus is to ensure our service men/women have skills, talents and knowledge needed to max their career opportunities available. This seminar is a four-day workshop for military members, covering resume writing, interviewing skills, salary negotiations, military benefits, and other topics. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston- Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.

August 28
An understanding credit reports class will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Learn about the items that show up on your credit report. Learn how to correct errors and where to access your free credit report. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston-Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.

A resume writing and cover letter workshop will be held 10 to 11:30 a.m. Attendees will receive different types of resume formats/samples and a resume draft worksheet, action verbs, etc. Also guidance on content, format, and grammar/ punctuation as they develop their first resume. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston-Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.