VA Education Benefits / Using your GI Bill
Fitness is a way of life in the military.
Put that commitment to fitness to work in your
PERSONAL TRAINER CAREER.
NPTI Colorado Lakewood and Colorado Springs locations are approved for VA Education Benefits to include:
- Montgomery GI Bill
- Post 9/11 GI Bill
- 1606 / 1607 GI Bill benefits for National Guard and Reserves
- Chapter 35 military dependents GI Bill Benefits
If you have a question about your GI Bill / VA Education benefits with NPTI Colorado, please give us a call.
If you qualify for VA Education Benefits, and you use your Montgomery GI Bill education benefits, then you must pay $500 in advance to cover textbooks & fitness center fees. No deposit is required if you use your Post 9/11 GI Bill education benefits.
Proof of VA Education benefits eligibility must be provided prior to class start date. For more information on VA Education Benefits, visit the Department of Veterans Affairs website.
How Do I use My GI Bill Benefits?
After you have applied to NPTI Colorado).
If you have NEVER used your GI Bill benefits, then you must go on line and APPLY for benefits via
Applying for your VA education benefits can be done in just a few easy steps:
1.) Apply online today if you know which benefit you want to use, or
2.) Visit your nearest VA regional office to apply in person, or you need additional help,
3.) Consult with the NPTI Colorado VA Certifying Official
If you have ALREADY used your GI Bill benefits …
You should use VONAPP if you are a U.S. military veteran, a service member on active duty, a member of the Selected Reserve, a spouse/dependent of a "service connected" disabled or deceased veteran, or a family member that has been approved to receive transferred benefits.
If you have previously filed a claim for education benefits, use VONAPP only if you are filing for a different education benefit or if you are changing schools or programs under your current benefit program; for example, if you are eligible for two benefit programs, currently using one, but would like to begin using the other benefit program.
New VONAPP Users:
If you have used VONAPP before:
Other GI Bill / VA Education Benefits
NPTI Colorado is approved for Veteran's Vocational Rehabilitation (subject to approval by your VA Voc Rehab representative on a case-by-case basis)
The 600 hour Personal Fitness Trainer course is considered full time for BAH (housing) purposes.
VA Education Benefits Facility Code Information:
- NPTI Colorado Springs / VA Facility Code 25024806
- NPTI Lakewood (Denver) / VA Facility Code 25029906
NPTI Colorado is approved for MyCAA education benefits!
Eligible Military spouses worldwide may now receive up to **$4,000 of financial assistance to help pay for expenses such as education and training programs, tuition, licensing and credentialing fees.
Spouses of Active Duty members of the Department of Defense and activated members of the National Guard and Reserve Components are eligible.
Eligible spouses can establish a MyCAA Account by visiting the MyCAA website:
Military spouses are encouraged to work with their School Academic Advisor or call a Military OneSource Career/Education MyCAAConsultant at 1-800-342-9647 / 1-800-342-9647 or e-mail: MyCAA@InvernessTechnologies.com