Enclosure (1) to COMDTINST 1760.9A
Cooperative (Full time only)
Rates for apprenticeship and on-the-job training will be
paid as follows:
Apprenticeship and On-The-Job Training
First 6 months
Second 6 months
Remainder of program
Trainees will be reimbursed for only 55 percent of the approved charges for
correspondence courses. Lessons completed by the student and serviced by the school
will be certified quarterly. No benefits will be paid until the certification is received.
Payments for cooperative training will be made at a rate of 80 percent of the individual's
full time entitlement rate otherwise payable.
Active duty participants in the Montgomery G.I. Bill may use their benefits in service
after they have completed 2 years of active duty but must have a secondary school
diploma or an equivalency certificate before using benefits. For military members who
are using benefits while in service and for veterans in training less than one-half time,
the maximum rate payable will be the lesser of (1) the monthly rate of the cost of the
course: or (2) the maximum rate otherwise payable, as indicated on the tables previously
Benefits are only paid for programs which have been approved for veterans training.
These include programs in institutions of higher learning, courses in non-college degree
schools, programs of apprenticeship, cooperative training, on-the-job training, remedial,
refresher, and deficiency courses, correspondence training, and tutorial assistance.
Additional information on authorized programs may be obtained from local DVA