Transition Readiness Program (TRP) provides our transitioning Marines and their families with the resources and tools needed to reach their personal goals and includes a standardized core curriculum.
Transition Readiness Program
The Transition Readiness Program (TRP) supports Marines and their families in their successful transition to civilian life through a series of comprehensive transition and employment assistance events and services. The TRP emphasizes a proactive approach that enables them to formulate effective post-transition employment, educational, and entrepreneurial goals.
Resources, information and downloads:
Personal Readiness Seminar (PRS)
Initial Counseling (IC)
Initial Counseling is an individual session between all active duty service members and P&PD staff and is the first step to establishing and documenting transition-related goals. This requirement cannot be waived and must be completed prior to registration/entry to the Transition Readiness Seminar. Retirees may attend this component up to 24 months prior to EAS but must do so no later than 12 months from EAS. Separating service members may complete this component up to 18 months prior to EAS but must do so no later than 12 months from EAS.
• Skillbridge MARADMIN
• TRS Timeline Guide
• Eligibility for Benefits
• Pre-Separation Resource Guide
Pre-separation Counseling Class
Pre-separation Counseling is a two-hour class facilitated by P&PD staff and is designed to provide an overview of the Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS) and benefits earned as a result of time in service. This mandatory requirement cannot be waived and must be completed prior to registration/entry to the Transition Readiness Seminar. Retirees may attend Pre-separation Counseling up to 24 months prior to EAS but must do so no later than 12 months from EAS. Separating service members may complete this component up to 18 months prior to EAS but must do so no later than 12 months from EAS.
Service members must contact their Unit Transition Coordinators to register for Pre-separation Counseling.
Transition Readiness Seminar (TRS)
The Accessing Higher Education course is a 2-day, hands-on course designed to guide you through the variety of decisions involved in choosing a degree program, finding the right college, exploring funding sources and completing the application process. To register for AHE, please contact your Unit Transition Counselor or Career Planner.
For more information, check out the MYEducation Participant Guide.
Career and Credential Exploration (C2E)
The purpose of this training is to provide participants with information and a range of tools and resources to help evaluate career options and gain the necessary training or credentials needed to pursue vocational career goals. To register for C2E, please contact your Unit Transition Counselor or Career Planner.
Follow this link to obtain the participant guide for this course: C2E Participant Guide
Boots to Business (B2B) Track
Employment & Career Links
The DoD SkillBridge Program is an opportunity for transitioning service members to gain valuable civilian work experience through specific industry training, apprenticeships, or internships during the last 180 days of service. SkillBridge connects service members with industry partners in real-world job experiences to increase the probability of employment after separation or retirement.
To learn more, please consider attending one of our SkillBridge Information Sessions.
Visit: www.MiramarTRS.Eventbrite.com to register from a personal computer or mobile device.
Links and Resources: https://dodskillbridge.usalearning.gov/
Transition Readiness Program
5305 Miramar Way
Bldg. 5305 (The Hub)
San Diego, CA 92145
Transition Readiness Program: 8583076021
Follow Transition Readiness Program:
|Monday||7:00am - 4:30pm|
|Tuesday||7:00am - 4:30pm|
|Wednesday||7:00am - 4:30pm|
|Thursday||7:00am - 4:30pm|
|Friday||7:00am - 4:30pm|
|Holiday hours may vary.|