Information Warfare Training Site Keesler
Students

Reporting: TEMADD or Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders are required for all courses. The orders must identify course number and title, student's name, rate/rank, and social security number.

1) All students on PCS orders or from out-of-area and arriving earlier than class convening date must have their orders stamped at Bldg. 4331, Allee Hall.
2) Students should arrive one day before class convening day, reporting directly to Bldg. 2818, McClelland Hall.
3) Students must report to classes no later than 6:30 a.m. on class convening date.

Command Obligations: Student performance is improved when regular duty requirements do not interfere with student requirements after the school day is completed.

Uniforms: Reporting uniform is the Navy service uniform or service khaki. Students will comply with Navy dress and grooming standards.

Uniform of the day for all students is the Navy Working Uniform. All E-6 and below will wear Navy service uniforms on the first Monday of each quarter. Officers and chief petty officers will wear service khaki on the first Monday of each quarter.

Class Periods/Hours: Classes normally consist of nine hours of instruction a day with lunch break. Standard class hours are 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Discipline: A breach of discipline on liberty or duty will result in immediate disciplinary action, which may include dis-enrollment and return to parent command.

Berthing: Berthing arrangements for students will be made by the parent command. Inns of Keesler reservations may be contacted at (228) 377-4900.

Leave: Leave, except for emergency leave, will not be granted to student personnel unless authorized in their orders by the parent command. Modification to orders authorizing leave will not be honored unless received in writing prior to student's scheduled departure date.

Messing: Keesler AFB provides messing facilities for students. Requests for non-availability are the responsibility of Keesler AFB Billeting.

Transportation: School locations are within walking distance of all barracks rooms. Out-of-area students arriving at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport should take a commercial taxi to Keesler AFB. The base operates a shuttle around base as well as a shuttle to and from local hotels. Go to Keesler AFB Fact Sheets at http://www.keesler.af.mil/AboutUs/FactSheets/Display/tabid/1009/Article/360273/shuttle-bus-schedule.aspx for shuttle bus schedule information.

POVs: Automobile passes are not required at Keesler AFB. Students may park in the lot on E Street across from Bldg. 2818, McClelland Hall.

Base Information: http://www.keesler.af.mil/


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Staff

Congratulations on your orders to Center for Information Warfare Training Site Keesler. I extend a warm welcome aboard from all the instructors here at Keesler AFB. We are certain your tour with us will be a positive and rewarding experience. Instructors have the opportunity to facilitate courses on the latest technology and support the fleet with their learning requirements. In addition, instructors have the opportunity to complete their Master Training Specialist (MTS) qualification.

The Biloxi area has an abundance of cultural and extracurricular activities to keep you and your family busy outside of working hours. Biloxi is just over an hour drive from Mobile, Ala., and New Orleans, La., allowing staff to take advantage of all the activities offered by those cities. More information about Keesler AFB and the area can be found at http://www.keesler.af.mil/ and in the base welcome guide at http://www.keeslerguideonline.com/. -- Site Director

Checking in: During working hours (6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday), report in uniform of the day. Call (288) 376-8308/ 8309/8312 for further information.

Reservations: Please notify your sponsor if you are in need of barracks or officer quarters. Inns of Keesler reservations may be contacted at (228) 377-4900.

Uniform Note: All E-6 and below will wear Navy Service Uniforms on the first Monday of each quarter. Officers and chief petty officers will wear service khaki on the first Monday of each quarter.

Household Goods: Minimize express/household goods shipments. Bachelor Enlisted Quarters (BEQ) rooms are relatively small and all necessities are provided. Cooking appliances are PROHIBITED in the BEQ. Maid service, towels, and sheets are provided.

Read your orders completely. If required, get all polygraphs, physical exams, and special screenings completed prior to arrival. Be sure to bring appropriate civilian attire.

Please do not hesitate to call for information or assistance.


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Areas of this web page link to other Web Information Systems providing security-related information which are operated by other government organizations, commercial firms, educational institutions, and private parties. We have no control over the information on those systems which may be objectionable or which may not otherwise conform to Department of Navy policies. Unless otherwise noted, some of the Sites listed within the pages of this server are provided by organizations outside the Navy Domain. These links are offered as a convenience and for informational purposes only. Their inclusion here does not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the Department of the Navy of any of the products, services, or opinions of the external providers. The Department of the Navy bears no responsibility for the accuracy or the content of external sites. They are included here because they provide information on web site "accessibility" issues and products not readily available elsewhere.