Joint Base San Antonio

The Onward to Opportunity Program at Joint Base San Antonio

O2O at Joint Base San Antonio (MilCity, USA) serves the Panhandle Plains, Hill Country, South Texas Plains, Prairies and Lakes, Piney Woods and Gulf Coast areas and portions of Big Bend in Texas.  Our direct services extend to Fort Sam Houston, Lackland Air Force Base, Randolph Air Force Base, Camp Bullis, Camp Mabry, Camp Bowie, Fort Hood, Goodfellow Air Force Base, Coast Guard Air Station Houston, Naval Air Station Kingsville, Corpus Christi Naval Air Station, and Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth.

Our remote services include Dyess Air Force Base, Sheppard Air Force Base, Coast Guard Air Station San Luis Pass and Coast Guard Station South Padre Island.

Your journey will begin with three days of face-to-face classroom or virtual training and facilitation that includes the Onward to Your Career course and foundations course in a learning pathway of your choosing. Onward to your Career and foundations courses are followed by 12 weeks of self-paced online coursework to towards an industry certification.

While you complete your certification coursework, you will also participate in networking events with our National and Local Employer Partners to hone your personal marketing techniques and skills. This is a great way to gain inside perspective on careers in the private sector while introducing yourself to companies who are looking to hire O2O graduates. Additionally, our National Partner Hire Heroes USA will also help to build your resume and prepare you for interviews.

Interested? Get started here!

Disclaimer: Some installations do not offer all possible coursework. Please contact the installation team to learn of any restrictions.

Program participants will leave with the following:

  • Enhanced resume
  • Industry-specific certification
  • Enhanced Professional Network
  • Career Coaching
  • Interview Matching

Virtual Information Sessions

Virtual Until Further Notice Via Blackboard Collaborate. See the times and dates indicated below:

Held on 3rd and 4th Thursday’s each month at 10:00 a.m. CST.

Upcoming Cohort Schedule

2021 Cohort dates (Fort Hood and JBSA locations):

  • June 8th – 11th
  • August 10th – 13th
  • September 7th -10th
  • October 12th – 15th
  • November 16th – 19th

Team Members

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Angenetta Lambert

Joint Base San Antonio Program Manager | O2O

Colleen Shuster

Fort Drum, Pittsburgh & Joint Base San Antonio Program Coordinator, O2O
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