Opening August 18, 2020.

NSA Mid-South HPCON CHARLIE:  Services Decoupling Phase I Status

as of 8/18/2020

Mitigation applicable to all MWR Facilities/Programs

•Hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes available at facility entrance and service counter.


•Staff members are required to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while in the facility.
•Prior to beginning of their shift, each staff member will read and answer the COVID questionnaire that posted at the entrance of each facility and receive a temperature check.
•All staff trained in COVID mitigation protocols.
•Sufficient cleaning and sanitation supplies present at each facility.
•Clean/sanitize the facility prior to opening, as needed throughout the workday, and at the end of the workday.
•Ensure social distancing (greater that six feet) is practiced throughout the facility.


•All patrons are required to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while in the facility.
•Upon entering the facility, each patron will be required to read and answer the COVID questionnaire and submit to a temperature check.
•All patrons shall practice social distancing of at least six feet from other people while in the facility.

Services Decoupling allows the installation to reopen certain services with certain mitigation and limitation in place while remaining in HPCON CHARLIE.

The health and well-being of our personnel and their families remain our top priority. COVID-19 can infiltrate our force, and we bear an obligation to maintain mission readiness, ensure mission assurance, and protect the health of our force.

With that in mind, we have determined that with well thought our controls and mitigations; the installation can offer some services without significantly increasing the COVID-19 risk to our service members and their families.

Decoupling and restoration of service will be a slow process, and he success of failure of initial decoupling will inform the way ahead when determining the next phases of restoration.

During our Decoupling Phase 1:

•Patron usage by appointment only; No Walk Ins. Appointment times are 1000, 1230, and 1500.
•No waiting area. If a patron chooses to wait it must be in their vehicle.
•Credit Card will be the only form of payment accepted.
•Bays will be limited to 2 personnel only.
•Only bay 1 and bay 3 will be open to promote social distancing.
•Mechanics will be on standby, but will not provide customers with educational assistance.
•Bays will be cleaned by patron before departure.
•Patrons will be required to clean used tools with disinfectant before departure.
•Bays will be additionally sanitized by staff once customer departs.
•Offer instructional classes with maximum of five customers in an open air space where mask and distancing can be practiced.

Download the most current HPCON CHARLIE regulations update on the right side of this page under the Downlads section.



The Auto Skills Shop is here for those who prefer a more hands-on approach to auto maintenance.  The Auto Skills Shop has the facility, equipment, tools, and library of repair manuals available for you to change a spark plug or do a major overhaul or restoration project.  Access to a few professional tools hydraulic lifts make it easier for you to get the job done right. Trained instructors are available to assist patrons at all times.

Also located at the Auto Skill compound:
* MWR POV storage
* Car Wash
* Rental Center
* Outdoor Recreation Equipment Center




Saturday, October 17, 2020


Ladies Auto Skills Class

Auto Skills Shop