Marne Spouse EmPOWerment Con
Fort Stewart-Hunter AAF
Congratulations, you have made it to the registration page. Now the fun begins please select no more than one event/class for each block. After you submit your “Wish List”, ACS will contact you to solidify your schedule. Please do not sign up if you are unsure if you can attend, Due to COVID we are limiting the classes to 15 personnel and you’ll be taking from someone else. Ensure that your friends and networking spouses know about the event and let’s emPOWer some Spouses.
Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP)
College Success 101
- Locate a specific school/program
- Regional vs. national accreditation
- On post colleges and programs
- Strategies for how to navigate the college process
Strategies to navigate the college process; Regional vs. National accreditation.
Financial Aid 101
- Introduction on the cost of college
- Overview of financial aid options
- Information needed to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
- Review of scholarship opportunities
- How to search for scholarships
- Tips on application and essay writing
Overview of financial aid and scholarship options; Information needed to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid; MyCAA; Tips on application and essay writing.
Description: Potential portable careers; certification/licensure finder;advantages of certifications.
Department of Labor- Transition Employment Assistance Military Spouses (TEAMS) Mastering Resume Essentials for Military Spouses
Description:TEAMS is being launched by the Department of Labor (DOL) Veterans’ Employmentand Training Service (VETS) as a part of the Department of Defense (DoD)Transition Assistance Program (TAP) and is designed specifically for thespouses of transitioning service members.
Military Spouse Preference Program for Federal Employment
Description:Learn about Military Spouse Preference and how it works, Claim and maximizeyour eligibility, Obtain USA jobs resources, and common Myths andMisunderstandings about the program.
Workforce Coastal Georgia
Description:WorkSource Coastal is the connection to the public workforce system—a networkof federal, state and local agencies that are committed to economic growthand workforce development.With 30 years of experience in workforce development, they use there expansive knowledgeand access to workforce networks to help companies find and maximize workforcetalent to grow their business and ultimately grow the local economy.
Understanding the Form W4
Description:Attendees will learn the importance of completing Form W-4 correctly so thatyour employer can withhold the correct federal income tax from your pay.
Army Family Team Building Overview
Description:Army Family Team Building (AFTB) is a Family training and readiness programthat provides participants with a better understanding of Army culture, as wellas the skills and resources needed to become resilient, self-sufficient andself-reliant members of the military community. In order to remain relevant intoday’s changing Army and to keep the AFTB program up-to-date with the needs ofFamily members, the program undergoes periodic reviews and updates. Whileremaining true to the roots of AFTB (knowledge, personal growth, leadership),these updates address some of the changes seen in the military and civiliancommunities.
Veteran Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship
Description:Premier training program in entrepreneurship and small business management.V-WISE helps women veterans and female military spouses/partners find theirpassion and learn the business savvy skills necessary to turn an idea orstart-up into a growing venture.