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TRICARE Fundamentals Certification Course

Format: Online and In-Person

This is an interactive course. It's for those who need to understand the basics of TRICARE. The 11 modules in this course cover key concepts, TRICARE programs and options, Guard and Reserve, dental, pharmacy, claims, appeals, and more. There's a pre-test, a 50-question final exam, and a course evaluation.

Online Training

Get comprehensive training anytime, anywhere.

  1. Go to the TRICARE Fundamentals Online Certification Course (DHA-US051)
  2. Log in or follow the instructions to create a JKO account if you don’t already have one
  3. Use the “Course Catalog” tab to search for prefix “DHA” and course number “US051”
  4. Click “Enroll”
  5. Use the “My Training” tab to launch the course

Classroom Training

The three-day classroom course provides participants with well-trained instructors and the opportunity to interact with other students who assist TRICARE beneficiaries. The course provides an ideal setting for discussing beneficiary and staff concerns.

  • Registration opens about one month before the scheduled course start date. 
  • You may attend a course in any region, but seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • There are no fees for the course registration or materials. However, funding for travel, lodging, and associated travel fees are the responsibility of the participant's unit/agency.

DHA Address: 7700 Arlington Boulevard | Suite 5101 | Falls Church, VA | 22042-5101

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