FAQs

Coast Guard Transition Assistance Program

The Office of Work-Life Program's Transition Assistance Program is available to Active Duty, Reservists, Retirees and their spouses of Team Coast Guard.

FY-2020 TAP Seminar Schedule (PDF)

 
Department of Defense Transition Assistance Program (CAC card needed)
The DoD Transition Assistance Program (DoDTAP) for Service Members and Veterans web site is designed to provide separating Service members and Veterans access to Transition Assistance documents which will assist them during their transition process from the military.
 
Uniformed Services Employment & Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
Visit the Department of Labor for more information on USERRA.
 
Experience, Training, Certifications, and Licensing
  • Verification of Military Experience and Training (VMET). Coast Guard personnel do NOT have VMET documents (DD Form 2586)
  • CareerOneStop Credential Information sponsored by the Department of Labor
  • Coast Guard Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (CG-COOL)
  • Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES)
Education and Training
Employment Opportunities and Assistance