Airman & Family Readiness Center

Career Focus/Spouse Employment

Career Focus / Spouse Employment

The Airman & Family Readiness Center supports customers in achieving short- and long-term employment, education and training, and career goals through employment skills counseling, resources for self-employment, small business and entrepreneurial efforts. We offer labor market information, employment trend tracking, skills development workshops, job referrals, networks to local employers, and on- and off-base resources.

Current programs help with developing a career plan, establishing community network contacts and utilizing employment listings. Classes are open to family members and civilian employees.

Basic Resume Writing Learn the basic fundamentals of writing a resume, featuring the popular stylesand various components of each. Call 333-3444 for information/registration.

Career Planning for Military Spouses A comprehensive two-day career planning workshop will help you extensively discover, clarify, and strengthen skills, values, and interests throughout practical assessment exercises. Build focus and self-confidence as you network with local employers. Learn how to strategically network. (Free for all AF Military Spouses.)

Visit these websites for additional employment resources: (Pikes Peak Work Force Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Rd, 80907, (719) 667-3700) – or – (City of Colorado Springs) (Colorado Springs Utilities) (El Paso County) (State of Colorado)

In Colorado, Military Spouses are entitled to file for Unemployment Insurance (UI) as a result of leaving employment due to PCS orders. File a claim at and click on File for Unemployment. Call PPWC (719) 667-3790 for assistance.