Today's Military:

Education and Training Careers


The Military provides training and educational opportunities for all servicemembers. Education and Training enlisted personnel conduct classes in subjects that are related to military occupations, providing servicemembers with the knowledge they need to do their jobs. Many servicemembers leverage their own experience in a different career field and turn to teaching as a way to pass on what they have learned.

Possible Responsibilities

  • Prepare course outlines and materials
  • Teach classes and give lectures
  • Work with students individually when necessary
  • Evaluate the progress of students

Helpful Attributes

Useful school subjects include education, English and public speaking. Useful attributes include:

  • Preference for working with people
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Interest in teaching

Training Provided

Education and Training enlisted personnel receive classroom instruction. Possible courses include:

  • Lesson Planning
  • Instructional Methods
  • Communication Skills
Education and Training Careers.

Possible Military Job Titles

  • Teachers and Instructors

Related Civilian Jobs

  • Teacher
  • Corporate Trainer

Related Career Fields

Education and Training – Officer
Human Resources Management and Services – Enlisted
Counseling, Social Work and Human Services – Enlisted

Related Resources

Enlisting in the Military
Boot Camp
Education Support
Skill Training

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