Relocation Courses

The Relocation 101 series includes three modules that provide relocation-assistance providers with tools and online resources such as MilitaryINSTALLATIONS and Plan My Move that help service members and their families search installations and plan for upcoming moves. One course explains the role of the Defense Installation Messaging System in the success of the Relocation Assistance Program.

Learn more about the Relocation 101 series below.

Relocation 101 - 01 MilitaryINSTALLATIONS

Do you provide relocation support to service members and families? Are you looking for a central information source that provides a detailed snapshot of services at military installations? If your answer to either question is “Yes,” you’ll want to know more about the MilitaryINSTALLATIONS online directory. You can use this module to access, navigate, certify and find all the information you need.

Length: 25 minutes
Audience: Service providers


Relocation 101 - 02 Plan My Move

Do you know what the Plan My Move tool is, or why it’s helpful to have an account? In this module, discover what the Plan My Move tool can do for you in this module, and how to navigate all the options offered. Whether the move is across the country or to the other side of the world, the tracking tools, checklists and related resources will help make moving easier.

Length: 25 minutes
Audience: Service providers


Relocation 101 - 03 Defense Installation Messaging System (DIMS)

Have you ever wondered why the Defense Installation Messaging System, or DIMS, is so important? This course will help you, the service provider, understand just how vital this tool is. You’ll learn how to access and navigate DIMS and related tools and resources. You’ll also learn how to use DIMS data to update content on the MilitaryINSTALLATIONS application.

Length: 25 minutes
Audience: Service providers