Scott AFB - Airman & Family Readiness Center
Scott AFB - Airman & Family Readiness Center


This site is a public service by the Scott AFB, Airman & Family Readiness Center.

The presence of commercial and external hyperlinks doesn't constitute endorsement by the A&FRC, Scott AFB, AMC, the USAF, or the Department of Defense (DoD), of the external web site, or the information, products or services contained therein.


Eligibility Statement: DoD Personnel & families - including military members, all Service & Guard, Reserve, military retirees, DoD civilians, NAF personnel & immediate family members. Other uniformed services include US Coast Guard, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, uniformed State Department personnel, Public Health Service personnel & members of units assigned or attached to a US installation.



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Welcome to DoD TAP GPS

IAW the VOW Act, effective 21 November 2012, attendance to the Transition GPS (Goals, Plan, Success) Workshop is  MANDATORY (with some exemptions as determined & approved by the installation TAP Program Manager).   If exempt, you must still complete Preseparation Counseling, VA Benefits Briefing I & II and Capstone. 



STEP 1.  Attend Pre-Separation Counseling - Initiate DD Form 2648 eForm (Preseparation Counseling Phase).


During this briefing service members (SM) will learn about veteran benefits and entitlements and the many resources available to assist throughout their transition process.  This counseling is valid for one year for separatees and two years for retirees.  Offered twice a month.



STEP 2.  Attend the 5-Day Transition Assistance Goals, Plans and Success Seminar (TAP GPS).


This workshop is facilitated by briefers from the A&FRC, Department of Labor and Department of Veterans Affairs.  VA Benefits Briefings I & II is required and conducted on the last day of TAP GPS or in a stand-alone mass briefing. Offered twice a month.



STEP 3.  Complete CAPSTONE Review - DD Form 2648 eForm (Capstone Phase)


Complete CAPSTONE NLT 90 days prior to DOS.  A&FRC consultants will verify completion of Career Readiness Standards (deliverables).  Capstone is conducted every Wednesday at 1400hrs.



Capstone is completed as a 1 on 1 appointment on Monday and Wednesday afternoons at 1200, 1300, 1400 and 1500.  YOU MUST REGISTER ON APPOINTMENT PLUS!!  DO NOT REGISTER FOR A WAITLIST.




To Register for TAP GPS Seminar, create an account at our NEW Appointment Plus direct link.

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