Understanding FERS Benefits for Early-Career Employees Workshop

All NIHTC classes available for FY23 registration (August and September) are posted. If the class of interest to you is not posted, this class has either been conducted or is full. Check back in a few weeks when the NIHTC posts FY24 classes. Registration for FY24 classes begins in October.

Course Number

PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE IS ONLY OFFERED AS A CLOSED ENROLLMENT , please contact your AO to ask whether the NIHTC can bring this to your location... exclusively for your specific team or IC!
Are you a FERS employee with 2-5 years of Federal Service? If so, this Early-Career FERS class is recommended for you.

Key Topics

Please note that this class is not eligible for CLPs.

  • Understand the FERS benefits package
  • Explore the three-tiered retirement plan
  • Review leave, healthcare, life insurance, and especially TSP benefits
  • Identify the requirements for retirement eligibility while examining creditable service


FERS employee with two to five years of Federal service.