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For many job seekers, preparing a resume is the first critical step in the job search process. Learn to prepare a resume that will make a positive impression on prospective employers. Issues discussed include how to put your education, experience, and background together to make the resume work for you. Open to active duty service members and their spouses. Registration required.
Federal Employment Workshop
Civil service is an especially attractive employment route for the military community. Learn how the federal selection and hiring process works. Information on veteran’s preference, military spouse preference, resume, and other Federal employment applications are provided. A must, if you are considering civil service. Bring along your own laptop as well as a federal job announcement from USAJobs that you may be interested in pursuing. Open to active duty service members and their spouses. Registration required.
Spouse Priority Placement Program
Inbound/outbound info for Federal Job opportunities
How to create a strong profile and social network for job opportunities.
How to Work a Career Fair
Best practices to get the most from a career fair.
Sponsorship Training Class
Per MCO 1320.11G, the Marine Corps Sponsorship Program (MCSP) requires all inbound Marines in the grades of Pvt-SSgt; WO-CWO2; and 2dLt-Capt to be assigned a sponsor. Sponsorship training provides important information to assist sponsors in the execution of their duties and responsibilities. Open to all active duty service members and their spouses. Orders are not required to attend. Registration required.
PCS and Moving Workshop
Per MCO 1320.11G, the Marine Corps Sponsorship Program (MCSP) requires all PCSing Marines to attend. Open to all active duty service members and their spouses. Orders are not required to attend. Registration required.
STARS: Spouse Transition and Readiness Seminar
Is your spouse separating or retiring? Prepare for your future after the military and reduce the unknowns at this free workshop. Information on the transition process will include VA benefits, relocation, career and education services, budgeting, and TRICARE/insurance. Registration required.
Prepare for success in higher education at this two-day seminar. Receive information about how to select a college or university, enrollment procedures, admission requirements, and educational funding, including financial aid and scholarships. Open to active duty service members and their spouses. Registration required.
Career Technical Track
This two-day seminar prepares Marines and Sailors for jobs based on manual or practical activities, traditionally non-academic, and totally specific in trade, occupation, or vocational career fields. Technical training educates and/or certifies attendees in fields requiring expertise in a particular group of techniques or technology preparing the individual for employment in a certain job classification, field or industry. Open to active duty service members and their spouses. Registration required.
This two-day seminar will help Marines and Sailors make the best and most informed choices about starting, owning, and operating a small business. Participants will be provided with information and references about owning their own business, and gaining a full understanding of the requirements, responsibilities and resources needed to succeed. This workshop will provide participants with the means to decide if this career or employment option is the direction they wish to take when leaving the service. Open to active duty service members and their spouses. Registration required.