Phase I, Protocol and Event Management for the Military & Government
Jul 24 - 28, 2017, Charleston, South Carolina

Class No:  242
  Charleston, South Carolina
Lodging:  Holiday Inn Historic Charleston Downtown
Course Fee: $975 per person
Times: 8:30 - 3:30; 8:30-12:00 final day

Description:  TIPS007 - Phase I, Military and Government Protocol & Event Management
JMAR Protocol Training & Consulting, 31600 126th Ave SE, E-24, Auburn, WA 98092
Instructor:  Cathey Henry
DoD Central Contractor Registry: D&B No: 962731373  

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JMAR Protocol provides rooming information as a courtesy to it's students only. There is no requirement that you stay at the selected hotel nor is there a requirement that you make your reservation through this website. If your agency requires you to make your room reservations through a Base Travel Agency, (Not all agencies do), please follow those rules. The Base Travel Agency can use the information on this page to reserve your room at this hotel. The Hotels JMAR selects, often provide JMAR students discounts for parking, meals and other services when you reserve a room through our website. These Hotel incentives may not be available if reservations are made through other sources. ALL ROOM RATES ARE AT THE CURRENT GSA PER DIEM RATES FOR THE DATES THE CLASS IS TAUGHT.

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Dress for the class is casual civilian wear. Slacks, shirts, jeans, blouses, sweatshirts are appropriate. Uniforms, coats and ties, etc. are not necessary. 

The course fee is payable by purchase order (SF 182 or DD Form 1556), cash, check, VISA MasterCard, and AMEX including corporate and government IMPAC/GPC and travel cards.  The fee does not have to be pre-paid.  Payments will be accepted at the class or invoiced afterward. Complimentary services will include breaks.

Lodging is available at the Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown and is proud to be a part of Historic Charleston blending contemporary luxury with traditional southern hospitality. Situated on Meeting and Woolfe Street; the hotel is just one block from the Charleston Visitor's Center, minutes from attractions, boutique shops and restaurants located throughout downtown Charleston. The location is within close proximity to other Charleston's historic sites, attractions, museums, sport venues, beaches and more; providing easy access to I-26 and US Highway 17.

Holiday Inn Charleston offers rooms at our Group Rate which is equal to the federal per diem rate of $178.00.
Lodging rate includes one (1) complementary breakfast buffet per room, additional breakfast buffet meals can be added at $12.00 per person, kids eat free.

 To make a reservation, please click the button above, "Click Here to Reserve Room" or call the hotel at 1-855-765-8701 and indicate that you are making a group reservation under "JMAR Protocol Training & Consulting, July 24 - 28, 2017."  Lodging reservations should be made as soon as possible but no later than June 23, 2017, which is the date our course room block cuts off.

Parking is Valet only and has been reduced to $10.00 a day, (normally 18.00).

Registration for this class can be completed up to the starting date of the class; the cutoff date shown applies only to our hotel room block, although rooms may remain available after that date). If you attempt to make a reservation, but are told no rooms remain, please contact or 1-301-920-4301. We can often work with the hotel to release additional rooms for the class.

The Meeting Room Restaurant & Tapas Bar offers farm-to-table dining with a twist on tradition with American inspired entrees prepared with local ingredients offering something to suit every palette.

TRANSPORTATION to and from the Airport is about $25.00 each way by Taxi. There is a commuter bus service the NASH Express.  It departs the airport on the top of each hour (sharp) and heads to the Charleston Visitor Center (0.2 miles from hotel) for $3 per trip.  It departs the Visitorís Center every half hour (sharp) and returns to the airport.  Here is the link:


The Holiday Inn features on-site dining at, The Meeting Room Restaurant and Tapas Bar which serves breakfast and dinner daily, (does not serve lunch). Enjoy a farm to table dining experience in our restaurant or have it delivered right to your room.

Holiday Inn Historic Charleston Downtown offers all guests who are "Priority Club" members and our guests, complimentary wireless high-speed internet access in all guest rooms. To take advantage of this service, your computer must be equipped with wireless (Wi-Fi) capability.  Other amenities include a gift shop, fitness and business centers, an Outdoor Pool with Accessible Lift (ADA).

FREE City Trolley that has a stop right across the street from the hotel. Don't go home without a group picture in front of Rainbow Row, The Battery or the famous Pineapple Fountain at Waterfront Park. The front Desk can give you the information.

In addition, there are numerous following restaurants are located within a 5-minute walk of the hotel. 

Thereís something for everyone . . . history, plantations, museums, beaches, sporting events, festivals, golf, tennis, great shopping, tours fabulous restaurants and more. Explore Charleston your way and experience what important to you! Take advantage of the FREE Trolley if you get tired after strolling the streets of Charleston

 Participants should arrange their air travel to Charleston International Airport (CHS) to arrive on or before July 22. The airport is located 20 miles North of the Holiday Inn and has a full range of on-airport and off-airport rental car agencies.  

Who's attending this class?  Persons representing the following agencies are scheduled to attend  (as of 05/01/17 ) - -


Army/311th Signal Command
94th Training Division
Dept of the Army

U.S.Forces Korea Protocol

Marine Corps

Air Force