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Command Financial Specialists Training Schedules

Qualification of the Command Financial Specialist (CFS)

The specialist is the command’s principal advisory on policies and matters related to the commander's Personal Financial Management (PFM) plan. The CFS should meet the following qualifications:

  • Minimum pay grade will be E5 over 6 years service for enlisted. E5 with less than 6 years require a waiver; W2/O1 for officers.
  • Be highly motivated and financially stable. Meet screening criteria for financial stability, as determined by examination of debt to income ratio and review of most current credit reports.
  • Demonstrate competency in public speaking/facilitator forums.
  • Be designated, in writing by the Commanding Officer as outlined in OPNAVINST 1740 series.
  • Successfully complete the CFS training course provided by an authorized Family Center using CFS Training courseware developed by Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) and Naval Education and Training Command (NETC).
  • Have at least one year remaining onboard present command at time of CFS course.
  • Participate in continuing education including, but not limited to, periodic CFS forums and CFS refresher training at least every three years.

2018 CFS Training Schedules

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CONUS Locations

California Naval Station San Diego
Naval Air Station Lemoore
Naval Base Ventura County 
Naval Support Activity Monterey
Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake
Connecticut Naval Submarine Base New London

Naval Air Station Jacksonville
Naval Air Station Key West 
Naval Station Mayport 
Naval Air Station Pensacola

Naval Air Station Whiting Field

Georgia Submarine Base Kings Bay
Hawaii Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam
Illinois Naval Station Great Lakes
Louisiana NAS / JRB New Orleans
Mississippi Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport 
Naval Air Station Meridian
Nevada Naval Air Station Fallon
New Hampshire Naval Shipyard Portsmouth
New Jersey Naval Weapons Station Earle 
New York Naval Support Unit Saratoga Springs
Tennessee Naval Support Activity Mid-South
Texas Naval Air Station Corpus Christi (includes Fort Sam Houston)
Naval Air Station Kingsville
Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth
Virginia JEB Little Creek-Fort Story  
Naval Air Station Oceana
Naval Station Norfolk
Weapon Station Yorktown 
Washington Naval Base Kitsap
Naval Air Station Whidbey Island 
Naval Station Everett 
Washington D.C. Naval District Washington (includes Maryland)

OCONUS Locations

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Africa Camp Lemonnier Djibouti
Japan Fleet Activities Yokosuka
Fleet Activities Sasebo
Naval Air Station Atsugi

Naval Base Guam
Naval Support Activity Andersen


Naval Support Activity Naples, Italy
Naval Station Rota, Spain
Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy
Naval Support Activity Souda Bay
Naval Support Activity Bahrain


Naval Base Guantanamo Bay (postponed until further notice) 

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