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Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS)

Transition Readiness Seminar


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The Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS) is designed to give Marines and their families ownership of their transition from the military to the civilian. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend TRS, and can be enrolled through the Unit Transition Counselor or Career Planner.



TRS Core Curricula
  • TRS Overview
  • Individual Transition Plan
  • Pre-separation Counseling
  • VA Benefits
  • Department of Labor 3-Day Workshop
  • Reserve Opportunities and Obligations
  • Marine for Life
  • Military Opportunities Crosswalk
  • Resilient Transition
  • Personal Finance Management


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Camp Lejeune Transition Readiness Seminar


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Pre-Separation Timelines


Click here for the Camp Lejeune
2015 Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS) Schedule


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2016 Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS) Schedule

New River Transition Readiness Seminar

Avoid the potentionally long wait.  Please call 910.449.4914 to set up an appointment to get your FAST PASS into class.


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2015 Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS) Schedule


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2016 Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS) Schedule

Camp Lejeune Retirement Seminar


NOTE: **The Retirement Seminar is for Retirees only.

The Retirement Seminar is held quarterly, suggested attendance is two years prior to retirement and again within 6 months of retirement. Spouses are encouraged to attend.This seminar outlines benefits, entitlements, and services related to the military retiree.


  • Attendees need to bring 1 copy of DD Form 2648, obtained from the Unit Transition Counselors/Career Retention Specialists. Page 5 will need to be signed by Unit Transition Counselor.
  • Reservations must be made by contacting your Career Planner or Unit Transition Counselor
  • Civilian Attire is authorized for the Retirement Seminar
  • Encouraged to bring laptops or iPads
  • Check-in time is 0700


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Retirement Seminar Schedules


Below is a list of the topics presented by guest speakers.  PowerPoints will be provided to all participants during the seminar.
  • Distribution Managment Office Brief
  • Finance Brief
  • Military Survivor Benefits Summary Brief
  • Travel Separation Brief
  • TRICARE (w-Dental-Feb 2015) Brief
  • USMC Administrative Brief
  • USN Administrative Brief
  • Veteran Service Organization
  • Retirement Timeline Spreadsheet


How to Obtain Your VMET

How To Obtain Your Verification of Military Experience
and Training (VMET)


Only individuals with military service on or after 10/1/90 and
have an active CAC Card or an active MyPay Pin

  • Go to DMDC website by clicking here.

  • Click on Login
  • Review Self-Service Consent to Monitor and Accessibility/Section 508 and
    then click on ok.
  • You may login by using a DS Login Username and Password or CAC Card or
    you may Register for a DS Account.
  • After logging in, go to the VMET area and open your VMET PDF file and print.

Contact Us


Contact Info

Transition Readiness-Camp Lejeune

824 Stone Street, Transition Readiness Seminar Complex (MAP)

 Mon - Fri 0715-1630
For Holiday Hours, click here.


Appointments Preferred, Walk-Ins Welcome.




Contact Info

Transition Readiness & Career Resource Center-
New River

AS-912 and AS-913 Longstaff St., (MAP)

 Mon - Fri 0800-1630
For Holiday Hours, click here.


Appointments Preferred, Walk-Ins Welcome.



Contact Info

Career Resource Center-Lejeune

40 Brewster Blvd, Russell Marine & Family Service Center (MAP)


 Mon - Fri 0700-1630
For Holiday Hours, click here.


Appointments Preferred, Walk-Ins Welcome.



Contact Info

Transition Readiness Advisor at Stone Bay

910.440.0876 (Voice Mail) or 910.451.3790 (MAP)

Mon, Wed, Fri-RR4 0800-1630
Tue & Thu-RR400 (Access Required) 0800-1630
For Holiday Hours, click here.


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Transition Readiness Tracks


Camp Lejeune Transition Summit
Camp Lejeune Transition Summit

Oct 7 & 8 | Marston Pavilion

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Veterans Career Transition
Veterans Career Transition Day

Nov 19 | 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. | NC State University, McKimmon Center

Registration required.

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VA is launching Accelerated Learning Programs (ALPs) to help transitioning Service members
and Veterans quickly develop new skills and earn certifications in high-demand career fields.
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