Enclosure (2) to COMDTINST 1900.2A
TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
PERMANENT TRANSITION SERVICES
PRESEPARATION COUNSELING. Counseling shall be provided to
all separating and retiring members in the following ten
Education Assistance/Montgomery G.I. Bill (MGIB). A
discussion of educational assistance benefits to which
the member is entitled under the MGIB and other
educational assistance programs because of the member's
service in the Armed Forces.
Reserve Affiliation. An explanation of the procedures
for, and advantages of, affiliating with the Selected
Job Search. Information concerning government and
private sector programs for job search and employment
Spouse Job Search. Job search and employment assistance
counseling for the spouse of a separating/retiring
Relocation and Transition Assistance. Information
concerning the availability of relocation assistance
services and the DoD/DoL's Transition Assistance Program
Medical and Dental Coverage. Information concerning the
availability of medical and dental coverage following
separation from active duty, including the opportunity
to elect into the conversion health policy.
Career Change. Counseling (for the member and
dependents) on the effect of career change on
individuals and their families.
Financial Planning. Counseling on the fundamentals of
financial planning and budget development.
Vocational Rehabilitation. If the member is being
medically separated or retired, a description of the
compensation and vocational rehabilitation benefits to
which the member may be entitled through the Department
of Veterans Affairs.
Transition Plan. A transition plan shall be created for
each member and spouse to enable them to attempt to
achieve their educational, training, and employment