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Web-Based Travel Preparation and Examination (TPAX) System Outage Scheduled 12-15 December

A scheduled Web-Based TPAX outage will occur between 1400 CST Wednesday 12 December 2018 and 0600 Saturday 15 December 2018.

The system will be upgraded to version 7.1. and will be unavailable during this time.

Please ensure all travel claim documents are approved by the AO prior to 1400 CST Wednesday 12 December 2018. If a travel claim is in a pending status without being approved, the travel claim may become corrupt and the TONO will need to be deleted from TPAX by PPC Travel Branch. The traveler/proxy will then need to reenter the claim after the system is available on 15 December 2018.

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Direct Access Competency Dictionary Update

By Michael T. Holder, Jr., Competency Management System/gTANGIBLE Contractor

T​he Excel iconDirect Access Competency Dictionary (file in MS Excel format) (a spreadsheet which shows all authorized competency codes and descriptions) has been updated by Commandant (CG-1B-1).

Changes made since last update (29 October) are hi-lighted in blue text on the spreadsheet. 

  • 7 Competencies created 
  • 1 Competencies modified 
  • 1 Competencies inactivated