Transition Readiness Program

The Transition Readiness Program is a Council on Accreditation (COA) certified workplace that offers information and assistance to aid military service members, retirees, veterans, DOD civilian employees and their family members both as they transition from a military to civilian lifestyle and beyond. We have on staff Certified Professional Career Coaches (CPCC). Seminars and workshops facilitated by our Transition Program team include the Transition Readiness Seminar, the Personal Readiness Seminar, LinkedIn Success, Women In Transition, Accessing Higher Education and more. Please visit our Calendar for additional workshop descriptions, dates, times and registration instructions.

Also available is our Family Member Employment Assistance Program and our Career Resource Center.

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This signature 5-day course is mandatory for active duty members separating or retiring from military service. Topics include VA Benefits, Military Skills Translation, Department of Labor led employment curriculum and Financial Planning. Listed below are links to the TRS PREWORK & FORMS required for TRS attendance. Please bring all of the items listed under TRS PREWORK & FORMS to class with you. To register to attend TRS, please contact your Unit Transition Counselor or Career Planner for reservation instructions.


This 4 hour course is mandatory for services members assigned to their 1st permanent duty stations. The course offers 3 hours of financial planning strategies and an introduction to Personal and Professional Development services to assist with career guidance whether making active duty service a career to retire from or a stepping stone to a brighter future. Participants required to attend will be notified and registered through their Career Planners.
This course is geared to assisting job seekers in using LinkedIn for job search and networking opportunities. Participants will learn how to build their professional online-profile, research companies/careers and expand their professional networks. No previous LinkedIn experience needed.
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The Accessing Higher Education course is a 2-day, hands-on course designed to guide you through the variety of decisions involved in choosing a degree program, finding the right college, exploring funding sources and completing the application process.
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This free, two day workshop assists you in exploring options to identify what careers are a good fit for you. There will be an assessment administered on the first day in addition to looking at natural abilities and pairing those with career options. There will also be information on educational and financial resources available to support you through the process. Active duty, veterans and family members are welcome to attend.
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Boots to Business is a 2-day, classroom-based course that introduces you to the world of small business ownership. Active duty, veterans, and dependents are welcome. For questions, call 858-577-4933. See dates and registration info below.
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Transition Readiness Program

Bldg. 5305 (The Hub)
Mon – Fri 0700 – 1630
(858) 577-4933/6021
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