Career Services

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Employment Readiness and Transition Assistance programs are geared towards assisting Sailors and family members finding meaning employment. Sailors and their family members can come in and sit with one of our Work and Family Life Consultants (WLFC) or attend our workshops.

One-on-one assistance or workshops addresses launching a job search, career planning, resume writing, interview techniques, federal employment information, self-assessments, goal setting, and vocational tests.

FFSC workshops include Finding Federal Employment, Winning Interview Techniques, Owning Your Own Business, and Resume Writing.

The FFSC Career Centers also offer computers, the internet, and job postings for your use.

Transition Goals, Plans, and Success (Transition GPS)

TGPS is for Sailors and family members to be substantially better prepared for civilian life. Service members depart the military “career ready” and with strategies that augment the job search process in today’s market. Information on Veterans Benefits and resources are identified and reviewed.

Transition GPS workshops are required for every Service member separating from the military. Transition GPS workshops are scheduled through your Command Career Counselor and your command, orders are required.

Schedules for the Transition GPS workshops in can be found here.

One Call Serves All!

24/7 Appointment Scheduling for, clinical counseling, relocation assistance, resume assistance, and financial consultations at any Navy Region Southwest FFSC call 1-866-923-6478.


Workshops Descriptions

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Access to Higher Education


Learn the process of selecting a degree program, comparing accredited colleges, examining a range of funding to include the GI Bill, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)program, and review a college application package. To sign up contact FFSCTGPS@navy.mil

Boots-2-Business


Why start a Veteran-owned small business? Because Veterans are natural entrepreneurs! They are disciplined and goal Oriented self-starters. Understand the steps related to business ownership as a post-military career, learn how business ownership might align with personal strengths & life goals, and gain fundamental tools & strategies associated with executing plans for launching & growing a small business. To sign up contact FFSCTGPS@navy.mil

Career Technical Training Track


Looking to get a professional certificate or technical degree? Explore the process of selecting a technical training program, comparing schools, examining a range of funding to include the GI Bill; review a plan that works, and learn how to spot scams and predatory businesses. To sign up contact FFSCTGPS@navy.mil

Finding Federal Employment


The latest information and resources to navigate the federal employment process and get tips from the experts on how to create the perfect federal employment resume.

How to Work a Job Fair Workshop


Make the most of your job fair experience and ensure you set yourself up for success by attending this class.

Insights to Starting a Home-Based Business


Get time-tested resources, information, advice, and proven techniques about starting your home-based business, directly from organizations and agencies willing to help you succeed!

Resume Writing


Make sure your resume stands out…get the latest tips and techniques to wow employers with an organized, effective, and winning resume.

Spouse Employment, Empowerment and Development Workshop


Are you a military spouse looking for work in San Diego? Attend this workshop and gain insights about the San Diego job market, as well as educational benefits, networking, resume writing and more.

Winning Interview Techniques


Gain information and resources to develop expert interviewing skills to make your dream job a reality.

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Fleet & Family Support Center Locations

Mon. - Fri., 7:30 am - 4:30 pm, Closed Sat., Sun., and holidays (unless otherwise noted)

Naval Base San Diego
3005 Corbina Alley
Bldgs 259 & 263
San Diego, CA
(619) 556-7404

Naval Base Coronado
318 Saufley Rd.
Bldg 318
San Diego, CA
(619) 545-6071

Naval Base Point Loma
140 Sylvester Rd.
Bldgs 211 & 212
San Diego, CA
(619) 553-7505

Bayview Hills Branch
1967 Sky Harbor Road
San Diego, CA
(619) 556-1275

Gateway Village Branch
3207 Rosecrans Place
San Diego, CA
(619) 222-5548

Murphy Canyon Branch
4867T Santo Road
San Diego, CA
(858) 277-4259

Santee Branch
8120 Arlette St.
Santee, CA
(619) 556-1275
Call for information

The Village at Serra Mesa Branch
3141 Afton Road
San Diego, CA
(619) 556-1277