NEWS | Aug. 8, 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 10
An Interviewing for Success Class will be held from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Learn the interviewing process and how to respond positively. To register, call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.



August 13
A military TSA education courses will be held from 9:00 to 10 a.m. Learn about TSP, its purpose, and how it can help fund your retirement. To register, call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.


August 14
Are you a military spouse who needs an orientation into military life? "Military Spouse 101" is a class that may help and is scheduled to be held 9:00 to 12:30 p.m. Learn military culture, such as jargon, rates/ranks, chain of command, and core values. Understand the mobile lifestyle. Get your military checklist. To register, call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.


August 14
A budgeting and goal setting class is scheduled to be held from 10 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. See how living on a budget can help you set and meet your financial goals. To register, call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.



August 15
A Navigating Operational Stress Class is a stress management course scheduled to be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. We experience stress every day; through the holidays, it goes up a notch or two. Learn techniques to slow down, take a deep breath, prioritize, and relax. Learn to bounce back, enjoy your holidays and keep stress at a manageable level. To register, call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 755, at 843-764-7480.

August 16
A small business administration workshop is scheduled to be held from 9 until 11 a.m. The purpose is to learn the 'ins and outs' of starting your own business, franchise and government contract business. To register, please call the Fleet and Family Support Center, Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station, Bldg. 7555, at 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 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.