Education & Training Center
Bldg 1413 Arkansas Ave
Joint Base Andrews, Maryland
Hours of Operation
and Friday 0730-1600
Closed on Weekends, AFDW Family Days & Holidays
The Education and Training section provides base-level education and training support to the "Total Force." The education office oversees authorization of over 4 million dollars in tuition assistance funding for degrees of higher education. Primary programs include Community College of the Air Force student advisement, academic and vocational guidance/counseling from basic skills to graduate level, and guidance on all commissioning program applications. Other education opportunities include Air Force COOL, Career Skills Program, Education Deferments, Montgomery and Post 9/11 GI Bills, Transition GPS - Accessing Higher Education Workshops, and the AF Institute of Technology. The office acts as a focal point to enroll in Intermediate and Senior Development Education (IDE/SDE) via correspondence.
The testing program includes tests for college credit, undergraduate college admission, certification and interest tests. The office oversees and coordinates activities and programs of five institutions of higher learning which offer 35 degree programs on base.
Air Force Virtual Education Center
To access AFVEC, log on to the AF Portal: Scroll to: Education>Training>Force Development and select AFVEC-AF Virtual Ed Center