Education & Training Center
1205 Ziemann Blvd., Bldg. 841
|HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.–noon
The Education Center is located at 1205 Ziemann Blvd., Bldg. 841, and is open for customer service hours every Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. They provide educational opportunities to Active Duty, National Guard and Reserve officers & enlisted, dependents, retirees, DOD civilians and the on-base community. Services include testing, counseling, tuition assistance, financial aid information and degree programs ranging from associates through masters.
Voluntary educational testing for college credit may be accomplished through the College Level Examination Program electronic format (eCLEP) and Defense Activities for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES), Standardized Subject Tests (DSST). The American College Testing (ACT) Assessment Program exam and Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) are also available. Military personnel are administered the exams free of charge; however, there is a fee for re-takes.
Individualized planning is available for those pursuing an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree from the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF). College transcript, CCAF transcript and progress report requests can
also be accomplished by our dedicated CCAF counselor.
Locally available certification and associates degree programs are offered through Laramie County Community College. Classes are conducted on-base, at the Cheyenne branch campus location, or online. Bachelor’s degree programs are offered on-base and online through Park University. Master’s degree programs are also offered on-base through Park University. There is also a wide variety of information available on distance learning programs from accredited colleges and universities.
Visit our office or call (307) 773-2117.
Office hours for all on-base schools (Laramie County Community College and Park University) and the Community College of the Air Force counselor are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Education Center Customer Service (through the double glass doors) is open for walk-in assistance Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – noon. To schedule an appointment outside these office hours or to ask for assistance regarding other Education Center services call 773-2117.
Call COMM (307) 773-2113, for Laramie County Community College course registration information. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Call COMM (307) 632-1092, for Park University course registration information. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
On Base Schools
Laramie County Community College (LCCC)
LCCC is a full-service community college that offers a wide variety of courses at its main campus in Cheyenne, Wyoming; at the Albany County campus in Laramie (adjacent to the University of Wyoming); in Pine Bluffs, Wyoming;
and at its Outreach Center, located in Room #2, F.E. Warren AFB Education Center. On-base, courses are provided to support a myriad of degree programs (both associates and bachelors transfer degrees) and to assist those students who are working toward completion of their CCAF degree. Courses are offered year-round and on-base spring and fall semesters are scheduled in both 8 and 16 week semesters. Additionally, LCCC provides another avenue for students to complete degree requirements on-base via cost-free College Level Examination Program (CLEP) testing, located at the Education Center. For additional information or assistance, telephone: DSN 481-2133, COMM (307) 773-2113.
Park University (PU)
Park University offers bachelor degree programs in Criminal Justice, Social Psychology, Management, and Management with specializations in Human Resources and Computer Information Systems. Courses are taught on-line and in the classroom on-base. Terms are 8 weeks in length. For further assistance, telephone: COMM (307) 632-1092.
Community College of the Air Force (CCAF)
CCAF offers enlisted active duty Air Force (AF), Air National Guard (ANG), and AF Active Reserve members the opportunity to complete an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in their given Air Force Specialty Code(s)
(AFSC)s. To make an appointment with the CCAF Advisor, telephone: DSN 481-2414 or COMM (307) 773-2414. For drop-in visits, the CCAF Advisor is located at 1205 Ziemann Blvd., Bldg. 841, Room 23B.
The Education & Training Center offers a variety of testing services available to all members of the F. E. Warren AFB community, including active duty military, Guard and Reserve personnel, retired military, dependents, contractors, and civilian employees. However, active duty military and qualified civilian employees have priority and others are scheduled on a space available basis. Examinees funded by the Department of Defense (i.e., active duty military and some civilian employees) take exams at no charge.
Electronic College Level Examination Program (eCLEP)
Laramie County Community College (LCCC) offers eCLEP testing services in Room #3 on Tuesday and Friday at 0800 a.m. To schedule, call 773-2113 (pre-registration is required). For general information about eCLEP exams, visit http://www.collegeboard.com/
DANTES Subject Standardized Test (DSST) and Excelsior College Examinations Program (ECEP)
Laramie County Community College (LCCC) offers DSSTs in Room #20 on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 0800 a.m. and Tuesday and Thursday at 1300 p.m. To schedule, call 773-2113. For general information about DANTES exams, visit http://www.getcollegecredit.
Military Testing Information
The Military Testing Officer (TCO) schedules and administers all military exams (i.e., WAPS, AFCT, DLPT, DLAB, AFOQT, TBAS and EDPT) in Room #9. The TCO also administers the Army Flight Test. To schedule, call COMM (307)
To schedule PME or CDC exams, call COMM (307) 773-2117. Testing is scheduled for Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 0800 a.m. and Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 1300 p.m
DANTES Study Guide Material
DANTES Study Guide Materials are available through the FE Warren Career Assistance Advisor, located in Bldg. 214. Call COMM (307) 773-6668 or 773-6048, DSN 481-6668 or 481-6048.
Training, Counseling and Tuition Assistance
Formal training is a key component to improving Airman professional competence and helping the Air Force maintain its combat capability in today’s dynamic environment. It includes training at in-resident senior noncommissioned officer and NCO academies as well as all Air Force-level supplemental training such as security, communications or electronics, and instruction at 7-level in-resident schools. To schedule an appointment,
please contact the Formal Training Manager, telephone: DSN 481-4339, COMM (307) 773-4339.
Base OPR for developing, implementing, and managing training policies and procedures. Coordinates and disseminates training policy and program changes, assists commanders and unit personnel with developing training
programs, OPR for 7 level school quota management, brief installation/wing commander quarterly on Status of Training, Conduct Staff Assistance Visits, Conducts Base Training quarterly meetings, OPR for external surveys and
evaluations. Provides guidance to Commanders and Unit Training Managers on all CDC related matters and schedules end of Course exams upon request from UTMs. To schedule an appointment, please contact the Base Training Manager, telephone: DSN 481-3380, COMM (307) 773-3380.
The Civilian Training Manager (CTM) assists and advises leadership and management regarding the training and development of their employees as well as the various types and sources of training and funding options available
to them. The CTM also assists management, upon request, in identifying and developing formal training plans for those employees in developmental positions and is responsible for ensuring all new civilians complete the New
Employee Orientation (NEO) training. Civilian Training also provides both individual and group briefings regarding civilian training needs, career development and broadening opportunities, professional military education
opportunities and education funding. Another resource of Civilian Training is it provides guidance counseling services and tuition assistance to all eligible and interested civilians wishing to advance their level of education. Tuition assistance is available to all Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC) appropriated funded employees up to GS-12 (or equivalent) and fund availability is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. For further assistance, please contact the Civilian Training Manager, telephone: DSN 481-4333, COMM (307) 773-4333.
The Education Center provides education guidance and counseling to assigned military personnel, their dependents, retirees, and DOD civilian personnel, free of charge. We provide informational, diagnostic, and/or academic counseling to military personnel of all ranks, their dependents, and/or civilian personnel pursuing undergraduate/graduate, vocational, technical, and professional development opportunities at various levels. Immediate assistance is available for officers and airmen regarding requirements for unique Air Force educational opportunities. To schedule an appointment, please contact the Guidance Counselor, telephone: DSN 481-4889 or COMM (307) 773-4889.
Air Force Tuition Assistance (TA)
TA is available to Air Force active duty personnel to assist them in meeting tuition costs, up to $250 per semester hour and $4500 total per fiscal year. Apply through the Virtual Education Center (AFVEC) or at the Education Center, Room 23. For further information or assistance, telephone: DSN 481-2117 or COMM (307) 773-2117.