Joint Base Lewis-McChord

The Onward to Opportunity Program at Joint Base Lewis-McChord

Onward to Opportunity at Joint Base Lewis-McChord offers two career tracks: Information Technology & Business Management.

Your journey will begin with a 2 week Onward to Your Career course including an Industry Foundations course in a learning pathway of your choosing. The classroom portion is supplemented with 6-12 weeks of online coursework to earn an industry certification.

While you complete your certification coursework, you will also participate in mixer/networking events with our National 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? Please contact us below or get started here!

Disclaimer: Some installations do not offer all possible coursework. Please contact the installation team to learn of any restrictions. All O2O course offerings can be viewed here.

Program participants will leave with the following:

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

Upcoming Cohort Schedule


Cohort Start date Registration Deadline
Jan 10, 2022 Jan 4, 2022
Mar 14, 2022 Mar 4, 2022
May 9, 2022 Apr 29, 2022

*For everyone’s safety, all local classroom instruction will be delivered in a virtual webinar format until further notice.


Michele Winn

Program Manager | O2O Pacific Northwest
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