Classes Workshops & Events

All workshops and events are provided by the Career Resource Management Center (CRMC) at MCAS-Yuma. The workshops are open to all active duty service members, spouses, family members, and retirees. Registration is required to attend all classes. Please contact the CRMC Office at 928-269-5181 or 928-269-3150.

BOOTS TO BUSINESS ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRACK

A seminar facilitated by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for Marines interested in pursuing self-employment in the private or non-profit sector.  This course will teach Marines about the challenges faced by entrepreneurs, the benefits and realities of entrepreneurship, and the steps toward business.

2021 Boots to Business Schedule

 

ACCESSING HIGHER EDUCATION

A seminar facilitated by P&PD staff which guides the Marine through the variety of decisions involved in choosing a college, degree program, the admissions process, and funding options. The expected outcome is to transition to a higher education institution.

2021 Accessing Higher Education Schedule

 

CAREER TECHNICAL TRAINING/ FAST TRACK TO EMPLOYMENT

A two-day class that provides guidance in selecting a technical field and school, starting the application process and funding considerations.

2021 Career Technical Training Track Schedule

 

VA CLAIMS PROCESSING 

A Veterans Affairs (VA) Claims Representative will be at MCAS Yuma once a month to accept claims for VA Disability Benefits. For more information, contact 928-269-3172.

 

CAREER AND EDUCATION FAIR

Held once a year at MCAS Yuma. National and local employers are present looking to hire veterans. Colleges, universities, as well as career and technical schools, are also present to answer questions.

Date TBD

 

PRE-SEPARATION COUNSELING

Pre-Separation Counseling is a mandatory briefing that must be attended before attending the Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS).  Benefits you may have earned and information on services and programs that will assist you with your transition to civilian life will be covered.  The Pre-Separation Counseling brief takes place every Wednesday (except holidays) at 1600 in building 852.

Date: Wednesday (except holiday) Time: 1600-1730 Location: Bldg. 852

 

TRANSITION READINESS SEMINAR (SEPARATIONS)

A five-day mandatory training to be taken 12-14 months prior to separation, but no less than 180 days.  TRS provides information and training to ensure service members are prepared for their next step in life whether pursuing additional education finding a job or starting their own business. (MCO 1700.31)
For more information, see also: Transition Readiness Seminar

2021 Transition Readiness Seminar Schedule

 

TRANSITION READINESS SEMINAR (RETIREMENT)

A five-day mandatory training to be taken 24 months prior to retirement, but no less than 180 days.  TRS provides information and training to ensure service members are prepared for their next step in life whether pursuing additional education finding a job or starting their own business. (MCO 1700.31)
For more information, see also: Transition Readiness Seminar

2021 Transition Readiness Seminar Schedule