Minimum Education Requirement:
High school diploma or GED with 15 college credits
The challenges of working in the Air Force can be both physically and mentally taxing. As a Mental Health Service Specialist, it'll be up to you to make sure that every Airman is mentally fit. You'll work with teams of Psychiatrists and Psychologists to evaluate and provide mental healthcare to patients around the world. Through your work, you'll help people overcome mental obstacles and issues so they can get back to being the Airmen they trained so hard to be.
After eight-and-a-half weeks of Basic Military Training, every Airman goes to technical training to learn their career. Here's the basic information about Mental Health Service Specialist technical training:
School location: Ft. Sam Houston [TX]
Length of course: 67 days
College degree earned: Mental Health Services
College credits earned: 26