Pre-Retirement Workshop (FERS) - Weekly

Course Number

Are you within ten years of retirement eligibility and beginning to consider life after NIH? This three-day Federal Employee Retirement System (FERS) workshop is designed to provide you with an overview of your federal retirement benefits. Begin to secure your finances and set goals necessary to smoothly transition into retirement.

Please note that this FERS class runs across three consecutive weeks. Please register for NIHTC5810 (FERS) if you prefer our traditional schedule of three consecutive weekdays.

Key Topics

Please note that this class is not eligible for CLPs. Also if this class precedes a federal holiday, the session will run to the end of the day as usual. Please take note before registering and plan accordingly.

  • Understand FERS retirement benefits
  • Explore leave, healthcare, life insurance, and Social Security benefits
  • Review financial, Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), and income tax planning
  • Examine estate planning
  • Recognize the transition into retirement


Employees within ten years of retirement eligibility.