DTIC® Training Schedules

The Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) provides free training to registered DTIC users at its Fort Belvoir, Virginia headquarters and by webinars (DTIC Search, DoDTechipedia and DoDTechSpace) hosted via DCS (Defense Collaboration Services ). Additionally, customized and on-site courses can be provided outside the DC metro area upon request if travel expenses are paid by the hosting organization.

The training curriculum includes instruction for DTIC's access controlled products available in the R&E Gateway (DTIC Search, DoDTechipedia, and DoDTechSpace) and for the DoD Scientific and Technical Information (STINFO) program. manager and marking documents for distribution.

Note: DTIC offers monthly webinars via the DCS to reach customers outside the Washington DC area. All webinars are Eastern Time.

Training Schedules
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Training Descriptions

    8:30 am to 3:30 pm ET. This 1-day, hands-on Boot Camp training is held at DTIC Headquarters at Fort Belvoir. Learn about the R&E Gateway, DTIC's secure access entry to the DTIC Collections search, enhanced DoDTechipedia (secure wiki) and DoDTechSpace, our collaborative tool for researchers, scientists, and engineers. We also cover submitting documents for the DTIC collection. Take advantage of this full day of training to master your own integrated approach to the Gateway.

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    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm ET. This 1-hour virtual session focuses on DoD's S&T wiki. Learn how to add content, collaborate, and stay aware of continuously updated content in areas of interest to you and your organization.

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    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm ET. This 1-hour virtual introduction prepares you to engage in dialogue, create content, coordinate projects and connect with colleagues in DTIC's collaborative environment. You will learn how to share information with colleagues, post and attach documents, link to related information, follow progress and interact in this secure environment.

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    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm ET. A 1-hour virtual introduction to DTIC's access controlled search of Science & Technology (S&T) collections with techniques for searching and saving results. Session includes the Technical Report (TR) collection (both DTIC and Information Analysis Center (IAC) documents), Research Projects, and DoDTechSpace Community input. Features include: Refine Search, Content Types, Fielded Searching, DoD Research and Community Tabs, and My Research for Saved/Scheduled Searches and Saved Hits.

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    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm ET. This 1-hour virtual session focuses on Public Access policy and what it means for your organization. Learn what the policy affects, what new requirements exist, how to comply, and submission requirements.

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    DoD STINFO Program Manager

      The DoD STINFO Manager Training Program increases attendees' knowledge of the DoD STINFO program, provides instruction for the management and conduct of an organizational STINFO program, and facilitates more direct information exchange among those who oversee scientific and technical information programs (STIP). The Basic STINFO Manager Training Program course is three days, but selected modules can be taught in one- or two-day sessions.

    STINFO Manager Overview

      A one-day overview of the most significant material covered in the three-day class, this is intended as a refresher for experienced STINFO personnel or as an introduction for those new to the field.

    STINFO schedule
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    Two-hour classes on marking unclassified information are available as requested or needed.

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Training Schedules

Additional courses can be scheduled throughout the year by emailing: dtic.belvoir.us.mbx.training@mail.mil.
All training is available via the internet or in-house at DTIC HQ, Fort Belvoir, VA.

 

DTIC Boot Camp: S&T Resources for the DoD Community

Month
Day
Location
November
14
8:30 am - 3:30 pm ET, HQ Complex, Ft. Belvoir, VA
December
8
Military Libraries Training Workshop
8:30 am - 3:30 pm ET, HQ Complex, Ft. Belvoir, VA

 

DoDTechipedia Webinar

Month
Day
Defense Collaboration Services - Time
October
19
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET
November
09
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET

 

DoDTechSpace Webinar

Month
Day
Defense Collaboration Services - Time
October
17
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET
November
21
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET

 

DTIC Search Webinar

Month
Day
Defense Collaboration Services - Time
October
26
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET
November
16
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET

 

Public Access Webinar

Month
Day
Defense Collaboration Services - Time
October
4
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET
November
1
1:30 - 2:30 pm ET

 

STINFO Courses

To be scheduled


Need more information? Want to register? To learn more about our training programs, request customized courses, or schedule courses at your site, email: dtic.belvoir.us.mbx.training@mail.mil.

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