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Soldier For Life - Transition Assistance Program


Fort Benning's Soldier for Life Center and program connects Army, governmental and community efforts to build relationships that facilitate successful reintegration of our Soldiers, retirees, veterans and their families in order to keep them Army Strong and instill their values, ethos and leadership within communities.

  • Start Strong: Initial Phase (0-1 Year)
  • Serve Strong: Service Phase (1+ Years)
  • Reintegrate Strong: Transition Phase (1 - 2 years before Transition)
  • Remain Strong

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Transition Assistance Program
SFL-TAP Counseling

Phone: (706)545-2308 | (706)545-2309


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Edwin (Eddie) Perez
Transition Services Manager

Phone: (706)545-6014


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Bruce W. Derdoski Jr.
Transition Services Specialist

Phone: (706)545-4373


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Malinda W. Cox
Transition Services Specialist

Phone: (706)545-8020


TAP Successful Enrollment


You must register and complete Pre-separation Briefing 18 months prior to SEPARATION!

Step 1: To start the process, use link below; Register for Your Pre-separation Briefing Here

Step 2: Register then Follow prompts to complete your Online Pre-separation Briefing

Step 3: Once completed, schedule your Initial Counseling with an SFL-TAP counselor by calling 706-545-2308 or 2309 or Visiting the SFL-TAP center in bldg 9230 (OLD PX) - look for SFL-TAP Sign!

Step 4: Complete your initial counseling then schedule your 5 Day workshop and receive your workshop checklist of items you must bring with you for the 5 Day workshop.

Step 5: 5 Day workshop Attire = BUSINESS CASUAL (Men = collared shirt & slacks) (Women = blouse & slacks or skirt)