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Feb 21

February 21, 2018

My Training Hub via Military OneSource

Did you know that Military OneSource offers free training through My Training Hub? My Training Hub is a web-based training site that provides self-directed, user-focused courses on quality-of-life topics for military families and useful information for the service providers who support them. It’s accessible 24/7, anywhere with an internet connection. VisitMy Training Hub https://www.militaryonesource.mil/web/mos/training-resources to view the latest course offerings on topics such as: Financial Readiness: https://www.militaryonesource.mil/financial-readiness Five courses outline the fundamentals of money management and investment strategies, for service members…

Posted in Government Resource, Training

Feb 15

February 15, 2018

IT Training Information Session – 21Feb18

Interested in a career in Information Technology? Discover Goodwill is hosting A+, Network+, and Security+ certification training. Visit the information session for more information: February 21, 5:30pm Discover Goodwill: 1460 Garden of the Gods Road, CO Springs, CO 80907 Call 719-381-9463 for more information COST: Security+ is FREE due to Google grant (12-week program, 20 hours/week) – Information about the grant can be found at https://www.csbj.com/2018/01/10/goodwill-gets-grant-to-provide-it-training/ and an informative video can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=uF2u2x05Yss A+ and Network+ fee depends on income and…

Posted in Education, Training

Feb 15

February 15, 2018

Blended Retirement System Webinar – 27Feb18

The Department of Defense Office of Financial Readiness is hosting this Blended Retirement System webinar: Tuesday, February 27 12pm-1pm The new #BlendedRetirement System officially launched on Jan. 1, 2018. Please save the date and join our webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 2pm EST as Mr. Andy Corso, the Assistant Director of Military Compensation Policy, presents on a wide variety of Blended Retirement System topics including: • BRS basics • Opt-in eligibility and requirements • TSP account options • Matching and automatic…

Posted in Community Event, Training

Feb 15

February 15, 2018

Take Charge of Your Finances – Dynamic Group Discussion

  Take Charge of Your Finances Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, 8-9 p.m. ET Wednesday and Feb. 21, 2018, 2-3 p.m. ET Facilitated by: Fred Koch, MS, AFC, CCRR Military OneSource is pleased to offer dynamic group discussions where you can see, text and chat with licensed counselors and a small group of other service members and their families online. Join our discussion led by a financial counselor and get tips how to balance your budget, save for major purchases and…

Posted in Community Event, Military OneSource, Relationships, Training

Feb 8

February 8, 2018

11th Annual Veterans Small Business Conference

Are you a Veteran or Service Member who is looking to start or grow a business? This conference can help! Thursday, April 5, 7:30am-2:30pm The Pinery – 775 Bijou St, Colorado Springs, CO 80905 Tickets available at www.pikespeaksbdc.org $10/attendee includes breakfast and lunch Questions? sbdc@elpasoco.com or 719-667-3803 Don’t miss out on the year’s premier business training event for veteran entrepreneurs! Join the Colorado Small Business Development Center for a day full of training, resources and networking at the beautiful Pinery…

Posted in Employment, Training

Jan 31

January 31, 2018

Healthy Marriage Workshops for Military Couples

The Center for Relationship Education is providing FREE marriage workshops! Thursday, February 8 at Schriever AFB Thursday, March 1 at Peterson AFB Friday, March 23 at Buckley AFB This workshop equips you with tools to prepare for, improve, or repair your marriage by creating a relationship that is dynamic and satisfying! This format is designed for couples that are dating, engaged, or married. You will learn essentials for creating a thriving, healthy marriage. Some of the topics covered include: Effective…

Posted in Relationships, Training

Jan 26

January 26, 2018

Federal Jobs Symposium – 31Jan18

Interested in applying for Federal positions through USA Jobs? This symposium can help…at no cost to you! 31 Jan 2018 8:00am – 12:30pm Castro Building, Room 1033 1200 Federal Blvd, Denver CO 80204 Must RSVP on Eventbrite: https://veteransfederaljobssymposium.eventbrite.com Must be registered on state employment site: www.connectingcolorado.com to participate. At this event, you can Meet Federal Agents and HR Managers Network with Employers – many agencies represented including VA, DHS, ICE Create a USA Jobs profile Navigate system for “Veteran specific” opportunities…

Posted in Employment, Training

Oct 25

October 25, 2017

FREE Mental Health First Aid Training

Wednesday, November 1 8:30am-4:30pm Community First Foundation 5855 Wadsworth Bypass, Unit A, Arvada, CO 80003 Mental Health First Aid for Veterans is an innovative, 8-hour course designed specifically for people who care about Service Members and Veterans. It seeks to break down the stigma associated with mental health concerns and teaches how to reach out to someone who may be suffering in silence. Lunch will be provided. Register at www.jcmh.org/mhfa. For more information, contact Canice Rupp at 303-432-5137 or CaniceR@jcmh.org.

Posted in Health, Training

Sep 28

September 28, 2017

Caregiver Lunch & Training Presented by Blue Star Cares

Do you want to gain additional knowledge, confidence, and skills related to caregiving? This is your chance to build upon your skills and help evaluate the effectiveness of the Caregivers Training Toolkit. Register online at http://bluestarfam.us/BlueStarCaresCO October 14 11am-3:30pm USO Colorado Springs 1625 Ellis St, Bldg 1218 Fort Carson, CO 80913 Lunch and childcare will be provided. Enter to win a $100 gift card drawing. POC: Sandralee Jensen, sjensen@bluestarfam.org

Posted in Resilience, Training

Sep 5

September 5, 2017

Emergency Preparedness Training – September 16, 8am-5pm

  EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: An invaluable free training for the whole family ARE YOU READY? BE YOUR OWN HERO, SAVE YOURSELF! University of Colorado Denver/Assistive Technology Partners in collaboration with the El Paso County of Emergency Management is offering the first ever emergency preparedness training for transition-aged youth (14-25) with developmental disabilities, their family members and caregivers. (ASL Trainer provided for deaf and hard of hearing) You Will Learn • Emergency preparedness, specifically for persons with disabilities • What you need to do to get ready…

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Event, Training