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LifeSkills Classes

Communication, leadership, personal development and professional growth are important to all Marines and their loved ones. LifeSkills courses serve to meet our need for intellectual stimulation and self-improvement opportunities, offering a variety of training options. Come join us and take a step forward in your life today!


LifeSkills classes can be brought to your unit at your request. See below some of the workshops MCFTB can offer your Marines, families, and civilian personnel.

Interpersonal Communication

Strengthen your communication skills to increase your effectiveness professionally, including email and telephone etiquette.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®

Achieve personal and interpersonal effectiveness from the inside out.
Maybe you’ve heard about The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People—the best-selling business book of all time. Now you have a chance to implement the 7 Habits in your life by attending an exciting one-day program based on the powerful book.

The 7 Habits program is the most dynamic training for personal and professional effectiveness ever developed. This one-day experience will help you defi ne yourself and unleash your inner potential. The results? Increased leadership skills. Improved relationships of trust. Achievement of work/life balance.

During the workshop, you’ll experience interactive exercises, case studies, and poignant video segments, and learn from the experiences of other participants.

Please join us for this powerful training event.


For additional information and to register, please contact the LifeSkills Trainer at 703-693-8906 or

Building Lasting Relationships

This workshop provides practical information tools to enhance healthy relationships and educate Marines and their partners on how to successfully nurture and maintain a positive union.

Emergency Preparedness

Learn what to do in the event of a natural disaster, tips for creating a family emergency plan, and how to build an emergency kit. If you have a special needs, you will learn about the resources available and what you can do to prepare.

Real Colors® A Communication Workshop

Learn and understand your personality temperament, communication style and how to work well with others. This interactive workshop will empower you to be the most effective in your workplace and in your relationships — more than you ever realized possible.

Open to DOD ID card holders. Sign up for our next class today! Contact the LifeSkills Trainer at 703-693-8906 or

Family Care Plan

Be prepared when disaster strikes. Establishing an advance plan will prevent problems! A family care plan ensures personal readiness of all service members and civilian Marines.

Adult Dependents: Caring for your Loved One

Adult Dependents: Caring for your Loved One

This workshop will inform families about dealing with the complexities of taking care of adult dependents. During the workshop, information will be provided to help families make informed decisions regarding day-to-day care and challenges.

Caring for Your Elderly Family Member

This workshop will inform families about dealing with the complexities of taking care of elderly adults. During the workshop, information will be provided to help families make informed decisions concerning elder care, as well as strategies for coping with day-to-day challenges involved with caring for your elderly loved one.

4 Lenses™

Each of us has a distinct lense through which we perceive ourselves and the world around us. Through 4 Lenses™, you will discover more about yourself, your values, your goals and your communication preferences.

Conflict Management

This workshop addresses interpersonal conflict and is designed to help Marines and their families become more aware of conflict; empowering them to make healthy choices by managing their responses to conflict.

Marriage Enrichment

Invest in your relationship! Learn how to communicate effectively with your spouse or significant other and work through conflict in a constructive way.

Social Networking Safety

Understand the importance of personal and operational security when engaging in social networking.

Please note: workshop duration will depend on number of participants and level of participation.

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