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Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Benefits

Program Description

TAP is a cooperative effort between Veterans Employment and Training Service (VETS), the Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Veterans Administration (VA). TAP provides career information for active duty service members, National Guard, Reserves and spouses of service members separating or retiring from the military.

General Program Requirements

TAP employment workshops are conducted for military personnel and their spouses who are within 12 months of separation or within 24 months of retirement. In addition, DoD has authorized attendance for eligible military personnel up to 180 days after discharge, on a space available basis.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.

Program Contact Information

Contact the Veterans Employment and Training Service (VETS) office nearest you, which is listed in the phone book under United States Government, U. S. Department of Labor.
Please visit the TAP Information page for more information.