NEWS | Aug. 15, 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 17
An informative workshop over rent is scheduled to be held from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. 'Renting 101' will provide complete and unbiased information for perspective military renters. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 7555, at 843-764-7480


August 20
A car buying workshop will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Those in attendance can learn the techniques and information for getting the best deal on a vehicle. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, or call 843-764-7480



August 21
Education and scholarship opportunities are here and information on colleges, scholarships and grants are available for military spouses are available. Jump start on your planning for the spring semester and your college education. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Bldg. 755, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, or call 843-764-7480



August 22
Joint Base Charleston 101 will be held from 2 to 3:15 p.m. The class is an introduction to joint basing course that specifically addresses what joint basing is, why it happened here and what it means to you. The class will be held at the Storm Conference Center at the Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station. Please contact Sandy Dorothy at 963-2624 for more information.

A "Ten Steps to a Federal Job" resume building workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to noon. Learn to navigate through the Federal Job process and building your resume into USAJOBS.gov, to increase your chances of getting a federal job. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, or call 843-764-7480

August 23
An informative workshop titled, "Smooth Move" will be held 9 a.m. to noon, to help service members PCS smoothly. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.


NOTICE: The Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, now has two consultants who are available for scheduling individual appointments for member/spouse employment assistance. Whether your needs are resume basics/review, interviewing skills/practice, or job search strategies, please call F and FSC at 843-764-7480 to schedule your one-on-one appointment!