Course Help

Register for the Course

This site is designed for Army Service Members only. If you are from any other branch of the military, or family/civilian DoD employee, please go to www.nelnetsolutions.com/dantes to continue.

  1. Select the icon "Service Members: Click Here To Begin".
  2. To enter the course for the first time, you will need to register.

    Provide your name, e-mail address, branch etc. You must complete each required field, marked by an asterisk, to proceed. You will also be required to enter a unique username and password. Make your username and password as unique as possible by adding numbers to letters, like 'bob123', or letters to numbers, like '345fig'. Be sure to write these down so that you may return to the course later if you log off or lose your connection to the Internet. Also, please note the date when you write down your username and password.
  3. Once you have completed the registration process, you will be prompted to enter an activation key. Enter your base code in all capital letters (for example: FL1234) in this space. If you do not have an activation key, please contact your Education Center and they will provide this to you.
  4. Click on Submit to complete registration.
  5. Begin to take your course.
  6. If you wish to end your session, Exit the session.
  7. To resume the course at a later time, return to the homepage and select ‘Click Here To Begin’. Enter your username and password that you chose during the registration process, and click login.
  1. From the homepage, click on the 'Service Members' icon if you are a Service member, or click on the 'Family Member/Civilian Employee' icon if you are family/civilian employee.
  2. To enter the course for the first time, you will need to register. Click on the 'Click Here' button. This will bring you to the registration page.
  3. Provide your name, e-mail address, branch and installation. You must complete each required field, marked by an asterisk, to proceed. You will also be required to enter a unique username and password. Make your username and password as unique as possible by adding numbers to letters, like 'bob123', or letters to numbers, like '345fig'. Be sure to write these down so that you may return to the course later if you log off or lose your connection to the Internet. Also, please note the date when you write down your username and password.
  4. Read the eligibility rules and click on the box next to the statement attesting your eligibility.
  5. Click on 'Continue' to complete registration.
  6. Begin to take your course.
  7. If you wish to end your session, Exit the session.
  8. To resume the course at a later time, return to the homepage and select either the 'Service Members' or 'Family Member/Civilian Employee' icon that you had previously chosen. Enter your username and password that you chose during the registration process, and click login.

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    Click on the "Edit" button
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    Then, Click the "Allow" button.
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