Education & Training

The Hurlburt Field Education & Training program supports long-range Air Force goals for maintaining a high-quality force, and enhancing professional and personal development, recruitment, retention, and readiness. The program provides excellent, cost effective educational opportunities - from basic skills through graduate level degrees through its tuition assistance, testing, and counseling services. Additionally, services for counseling with the Community College of the Air Force.

To schedule a Course 14,15 exam call 884-6724 or 884-6856 or 884-6003. 
To schedule day and time to take the following tests: SOS, ALS, DLAB, DLPT, FAA, AFRAT, Course 14,15; call 884-6724 or 884-4705 or 884-7856 or 884-6005.

How does a student have his/her civilian credit applied to the CCAF record?
CCAF accepts only official transcripts from civilian institutions. The transcript must be mailed or transmitted directly from the civilian institution to CCAF. CCAF will not accept transcripts marked "Issued to Student," unofficial transcripts”, or faxed transcripts. Transcripts are not acceptable from students, counselors, recruiters, or any other third party.

Your school will need to mail your transcript to:
CCAF/DESS 100 South Turner Blvd Maxwell AFB, Gunter Annex AL 36114-3011
CCAF also accepts electronic transcripts from schools that use the vendors listed below. The transcripts are official and secure from alteration. Students will need to log onto their school’s website to order the transcripts. CCAF has an account established with each vendor. Students will need to select Community College of the Air Force or type ccaf.etranscript@us.af.mil as the receiving institution. Electronic transcripts will only be accepted from these vendors. CCAF will not accept electronics transcript links from students or any third party.

Just a reminder that the Florida Advisory Council on Military Education has four scholarship opportunities available:

* 1. Active duty, guard, or reserve service member of the U. S. Armed Forces

* 2. Spouse of any active duty, guard, or reserve service member of the U. S. Armed Forces

* 3. Veteran with an honorable discharge (must provide documentation)

* 4. Wounded veteran who is enrolled in the Wounded Warrior Program (WWP), or registered as WWP alumni (proof of enrollment or alumni status for verification); reside in the state of Florida and be currently degree-seeking and actively enrolled with an institution of higher learning (i.e., community college, college or university)

Scholarship applications must be postmarked by March 10, 2017. Application and information available at: http://www.fla-acme.org/scholarships/

KUDER JOURNEY available on www.dantes.kuder.com
A benefit that can help you prepare for your future.
This Career and Transition System, which is specifically designed for the US Military, is a comprehensive online resource to help you plan for the future. Learn about your interests, skills and work values and use those results to build a personal career plan, explore occupational information and plan for your future success. 
Create an account on www.dantes.kuder.com

Resources and Helpful Information

The Supervisor Resource Center (SRC) is an on-line clearinghouse developed to make Air Force tools and no-cost resources for supervisory and leadership development readily available. Features include:

•Learning Programs for Emerging Leaders and Supervisors centered around the Air Force Institutional Competencies saving the busy supervisor time. Included are AF e-Learning courses, books, simulations, skillbriefs, and job-aids to jump-start learning and development. Courses include an assessment tool to provide a focused learning experience.

• Resources tailored to three levels of learning: Emerging Leaders, First Time Supervisors, and Seasoned Supervisors.
• Learning and Development Roadmaps to help supervisors guide their employees down an appropriate development path.
•Links to Mandatory Supervisory training course registration for New Supervisors.

• Access to hundreds of AF e-Learning courses, books, video challenges, Business Impact series learning tools, simulations, and links to professional sites such as the Center for Creative Leadership, Harvard business School, Wharton Center for Leadership and Change Management, Leadership Now and Forbes.

• Short, video snippets from proven Air Force Leaders speaking from personal experience about leadership and supervision.

•Access the SRC via the Air Force Portal. At the Portal Main Page, select the “Life and Career” tab followed by the “Force Development (FD)” pull down. On the left navigation, select “Supervisor Resource Center.”

Are you an Air Force Active Duty or Civilian member who needs just-in-time self-development tools? The Air Force has a solution for you! AF e-Learning is an on-line self-development tool that is free and available 24/7. It contains a large, searchable collection of courses, books, simulations, and other e-learning resources. Includes thousands of on-line courses and books with searchable content. Set up feeds to notify you when new books arrive, plus much more; mobile “On the Go” options so you can download certain content to your smart phone, Kindle, or iPad and a Leadership Knowledge Center portal utilizing one of the topical learning roadmaps with links to related books, articles, courses, video challenges, simulations, and professional sites such as The Center for Creative Leadership, Harvard Business School, Hale Chief Executive Leadership Institute, Wharton Center for Leadership and Change Management, Leadership Now and Forbes. Access AF e-Learning via a link located on the Air Force Portal home page under ‘Top Portal Links and Education/Training/Force Development.

Walk-in services for CLEP & DANTES will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8 AM and 11:30 AM. Testing is located in Building 90220, in Classroom B. The DSST Principals of Public Speaking objective portion of the test is also available at 8 AM and 11:30 AM. Examinees taking the Speech exam will be administered the speech delivery portion of the test at 2:30 PM. For more information, contact Education Services at 884-6724. *Note - Services offered for Active Duty and reservists only. Call 884-6724 for inquiries. View Flyer

The AFOQT is offered at the Military Personnel Section (MPS), Room 148, for more information and to schedule your test, please call 884-5400.

SOAR offers active duty enlisted personnel the opportunity
to earn a commission who can complete all bachelor degree and commissioningrequirements in 2 to 4 years as an Air Force ROTC cadet.

For program information, applicant requirements, selection process,eligibility, and the application process, visit the AFROTC website:

http://www.au.af.mil/au/holmcenter/AFROTC/EnlistedComm/SOAR.asp

Send SOAR packages electronically to the MAJCOM Functional Management
Email Org Box: AFPC.DPSIE.Workflow@us.af.mil NLT 15 September 2017.
Please use this structure in the Subject line: SOAR Package_Applicant
Name_Base Name

Scan all documents to a single PDF Document

ALL waiver requests are due to HQ AFROTC/RRUE No Earlier Than (NET) 15 July and No Later Than (NLT) 1 September each year. Follow application
directions for submission.

Each MAJCOM/FOA/DRU (and the Small Units board) submits the nomination packages for their SOAR applicant NET 1 September and NLT 15 October to a
follow-on board at Maxwell. Packages that are incomplete or ineligible will be rejected.

On-Base
University of Arkansas • 884-3844 •

The University of Arkansas at Hurlburt Field is now accepting applicants for the Master of Science in Operations Management. Complete this career-transforming degree in as little as 12 months through online classes, or through night classes at Hurlburt Field's Education Center. Students may choose to focus their studies in management of: Business, Industrial, Human Resources or Safety & Healthcare. Applicants may start in any of five terms per year.

The degree positions graduates for management in government, business and industry. Students may enter the program from any undergraduate major, and no thesis is required. The program is open to anyone in the Northwest Florida region: students may complete the program 100% online, or those with base access can attend live classes on Hurlburt Field. Tuition is one of the lowest in the region, and VA benefits as well as corporate/military tuition assistance may be applicable. To find out more, call Sheila Vaughen at 884-3844, e-mail msomhff@uark.eduor visit www.msom.uark.edu.

Master's of Science in Operations Management

OU offers a Master of Arts- International Relations and a Master of Human Relations in an accelerated, one-week course format. For more info, email aphurlburt@ou.edu or call 581-3000. Office located at the Base education office.

Courses Offered

ERAU offers Associate and Bachelor degrees in Professional Aeronautics and Technical Management as well as the Master of Aeronautical Science degree. ERAU is a proud participant in the Post-9/11 GI Bill Yellow Ribbon Program. To view schedules please view our link at:http://worldwide.erau.edu/locations/hurlburt-field/index.html. For more information, call 581-2106 or email hurlburtfield@erau.edu

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Joins Yellow Ribbon Program to Assist Veterans

Northwest Florida State College offers 35 – 45 classes each semester at Hurlburt Field. Three semesters per year and fast track evening and weekend formats are available! Students can take two classes the first half of the semester and 2 more during the second half of the semester which enables active duty members to complete their degrees in a timely manner. Military students can transfer 42 credits from CCAF – applicable toward an A.A.S Industrial Management Technology degree. We will transfer in credits earned at other regionally accredited institutions. We accept VA, TA and military spouse scholarship and financial aid. Overall, we offer the first two years of most majors to include, Engineering, Pre-Med, Education and many more. Stop by for assistance or visit our website today.

Pensacola State College • 484-1000 •
No on-base office hours

University of Florida Research & Engineering Education Facility (UFREEF) • 833-9350 •
No on-base office hours