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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (November 6, 2019) Cryptologic Technician (Technical) 2nd Class Brandon Young, an instructor from Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Virginia Beach, teaches Fleet National Systems Support to fleet Sailors. IWTC Virginia Beach, located in Dam Neck Annex, currently offers 65 courses of instruction in information technology, cryptology, and intelligence with an instructor and support staff of 280 military, civilian, and contractors who train over 6,500 students every year. (U.S. Navy photo/Released)
Courses convening at Learning Site Great Lakes
Student check-in is conducted at the Student Management Office located at 320 A. Dewy Avenue, Building 238, 2nd Floor, Room 230, Great Lakes, IL, 60088, commencing at 0730, Monday (Tuesday for holiday delay). Students checking in will report in NWUs or SUs. 
For all NSSATC students
If checking in outside of working hours or on a holiday, report to the ADM M. Boorda Hall, Building 30, quarterdeck to get your orders stamped.  Then check into the schoolhouse by 0800 the next working day.

Ensure you have original orders and at least two copies with you.  

Stand-by students, check in with Student Management Office and the staff will coordinate with the respective course point of contact for availability of stand-by quotas.

If you have follow-on orders to sea duty, an overseas duty station or any assignment requiring a special screening, you should have completed the requirements at your last permanent duty station.  If you have not completed your overseas, operational duty or special program screening, notify Student Management Office immediately.  

Contact Us

NSSATC Student Management, Bldg. 238, Rm 230
(847) 688-4975

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 ROM Requirements
Per CANTRAC – only fully vaccinated students can attend courses.  Proof of vaccination is required.
Use of government rate lodging IS DIRECTED
Should government rate lodging be unavailable, “obtain a certificate of non-availability (CNA)” prior to booking commercial lodging site.  

If traveling on PCS orders, the Navy Lodge is the recommended lodging:
(800) 628-9466
          Navy Lodge Great Lakes
2500 Meridian Dr.
Great Lakes, IL 60088
(847) 689-1485
If traveling on TAD orders, the Navy Gateway Inns & Suites (NGIS) is the recommended lodging:
(877) NAVY-BED
(877) 628-9233
Navy Gateway Inns & Suites Naval Station Great Lakes
2423 MacDonough Dr. BLDG 62
Great Lakes, IL 60088
(224) 637-2104

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