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Uniform Links - Tuesday, January 17, 2017

UNIFORM LINKS

Cadet Male AF Service Blues Uniform -
 
Use to help with placement of
  ribbons, name tags, and
  insignia's. 

Cadet Female AF Service Blues Uniform -
  Use to help with placement of
  ribbons, name tags, and
  insignia's. 

Cadet BDU / ABU
  Use to help with placement of
  ribbons, name tags, and
  insignia's. 
  NOTE: USA Patch is no longer
              worn on the uniform.

 

HOW DO I PROMOTE?

To promote a cadet must pass the following items. Not all grades have the same requirements,
see the below chart to see what is required for each level to promote.

Leadership Test Pass a test in the Learn to Lead modules. Tests must be taken in order.

Drill Test ▪ During a regular squadron meeting
▪ Must be present to Drill test
Aerospace Test Pass any Aerospace Dimensions module. Tests can be taken in any order.

PT Test (CPFT) Cadet Physical Fitness Test
▪ 1st Monday of the month, during a regular squadron meeting, unless advised otherwise.
▪ Must be present to PT test
PT / Fitness Test Waiver
  For temporary or indefinite restriction from PT Testing
Character Development ▪ During a regular squadron meeting
▪ Must be present
Activities ▪ Participate in CAP activities inside and outside the squadron.
SDA Staff Duty Analysis
Cadet officers and above

The purpose of the cadet staff duty analysis program (SDA) is to improve cadets' critical thinking and communication skills through the practical application of leadership.
Cadet Oath ▪ Recite the oath for each promotion

"I pledge to serve faithfully in the Civil Air Patrol Cadet Program and that I will attend meetings regularly, participate actively in unit activities, obey my officers, wear my uniform properly and advance my education and training rapidly to prepare myself to be of service to my community, state and nation."
Time in Grade ▪ must be in grade for a minimum of 2 months
▪ Exception, once you complete all testing for Curry award you can promote.
PRB ▪ A Promotion Review Board is the final step you must complete for promotion. It is an oral exam that is administered by senior and cadet staff. Additional factors include maturity, achievement, image, and involvement.

Stripes to Diamonds - Monday, January 16, 2017
  INSIGNIA'S & AWARDS  GRADE   PROMOTION ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS  
PHASE 1 - 



THE LEARNING



PHASE
 
  
ACHIEVEMENT 1

Maj Gen John F. Curry Achievement

Cadet Airman
C/Amn

Leadership:  Ch 1 & Drill Test
Aerospace:   No Requirement
Character:
   Cadet Protection Wingman Course
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:  
      Pass Physical Fitness Test
ENCAMPMENT


REQUIRED TO


PROMOTE TO


OFFICER AND


TO ATTEND


NCSA's AND


SOME OTHER
  

REGIONAL


 AND


NATIONAL


ACTIVITIES.
                             
 
  
ACHIEVEMENT 2

H.H. Hap Arnold Achievement

Cadet Airman First Class
C/A1C
Leadership:  Ch 2 & Drill Test
Aerospace:   Any Module
Character:    1 Forum
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:
       Pass Physical Fitness Test
 
 
ACHIEVEMENT 3

Mary Feik Achievement 

Cadet Senior Airman
C/SrA
Leadership:  Ch 3 & Drill Test
Aerospace:   Any Module
Character:    1 Forum
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:  
      Pass Physical Fitness Test
 
  
Award

Wright Brothers Award

Cadet Staff Sergeant
C/SSgt
Leadership:  Comprehensive Exam
Aerospace:   No Requirement
Character:    No Requirement
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:    
    Pass Physical Fitness Test
PRB:             Required
 PHASE 2 - 



THE LEADERSHIP



PHASE
 
  
 Achievement 4

Eddie Rickenbacker Achievement


Cadet Technical Sergeant
C/TSgt
Leadership:  Ch 4 & Drill Test
Aerospace:    Any Module
Character:    1 Forum
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:  
     Pass Physical Fitness Test
 
  
 Achievement 5

Charles Lindbergh Achievement

Cadet Master Sergeant
C/MSgt
Leadership:  Ch 5 & Drill Test
Aerospace:   Any Module
Character:    1 Forum
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:    
   Pass Physical Fitness Test
 
  
 Achievement 6

Jimmy Doolittle Achievement

Cadet Senior Master Sergeant
C/SMSgt
Leadership:  Ch 6 & Drill Test
Aerospace:   Any Module
Character:    1 Forum
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:  
     Pass Physical Fitness Test
PRB:              Required
 
  
Achievement 7

Robert Goddard Achievement


Cadet Chief Master Sergeant
C/CMSgt
 
Leadership:  Ch 7 & Drill Test
Aerospace:   Any Module
Character:    1 Forum
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:  
     Pass Physical Fitness Test
 
  
 Achievement 8

Neil Armstrong Award

Cadet Chief Master Sergeant
C/CMSgt
Leadership:  Ch 8 Drill Test, Essay
Aerospace:    No Requirement
Character:    1 Forum
Activities:     Participate Actively
Fitness:  
     Pass Physical Fitness Test
 

 Award

Billy Mitchell Award

Cadet Second Lieutenant
C/2d Lt
Leadership:  Comprehensive Exam
Aerospace:   Comprehensive Exam
Character:    No Requirement
Activities:     Encampment
Fitness:
       Pass Physical Fitness Test
PRB:              Required
 LEADERSHIP






ACADEMY





 REQUIRED




TO RECEIVE THE






EAKER AWARD


 PHASE 3 -



THE COMMAND



PHASE
  Achievement 9

Flight Commander

Cadet Second Lieutenant
C/2d Lt 
Leadership:  Ch 9 & SDA Report
Aerospace:    3 Chapter Block
Character:     1 Forum
Activities:     Participate & Mentor
Fitness:
       Pass Physical Fitness Test
  Achievement 10

Administrative Officer

Cadet First Lieutenant
C/1st Lt 
Leadership:  Ch 10 & SDA Report
Aerospace:    3 Chapter Block
Character:     1 Forum
Activities:     Participate & Mentor
Fitness:
       Pass Physical Fitness Test
 
Achievement 11

Public Affairs Officer

Cadet First Lieutenant
C/1st Lt 
Leadership:  Ch 11 & SDA Report
Aerospace:    3 Chapter Block
Character:     1 Forum
Activities:     Participate & Mentor
Fitness:
       Pass Physical Fitness Test
 

Award

Amelia Earhart Award

Cadet Captain
C/Capt 
Leadership:  Comprehensive Exam
Aerospace:    Comprehensive Exam
Character:     No Requirement
Activities:     SDA Staff Service
Fitness:
       Pass Physical Fitness Test
PRB:              Required
 Phase 4 - 



The



Executive



Phase
   Achievement 12

Leadership Officer

Cadet Captain
C/Capt
Leadership:   Ch 12 & SDA Report
Aerospace:    No Requirement
Character:     1 Forum
Activities:      Participate & Instruct
Fitness:         Pass Physical Fitness Test
   Achievement 13

Aerospace Education Officer

Cadet Captain
C/Capt
Leadership:   Ch 13 & SDA Report
Aerospace:     No Requirement
Character:      1 Forum
Activities:       Participate & Instruct
Fitness:          Pass Physical Fitness Test
  Achievement 14

Operations Officer

Cadet Major
C/Maj 
Leadership:   Ch 14 & SDA Report
Aerospace:     3 Chapter Block
Character:      1 Forum
Activities:       Participate & Instruct
Fitness:          Pass Physical Fitness Test
PRB:                Required
   Achievement 15

Logistics Officer

Cadet Major
C/Maj
Leadership:  Ch 15 & SDA Report
Aerospace:    3 Chapter Block
Character:     1 Forum
Activities:      Participate & Instruct
Fitness:    
    Pass Physical Fitness Test
  Achievement 16

Cadet Commander

Cadet Major
C/Maj 
Leadership:  Ch 16 & SDA Report
Aerospace:    3 Chapter Block
Character:     1 Forum
Activities:      Participate & Instruct
Fitness:    
    Pass Physical Fitness Test
 

Award

Ira C. Eaker Award

Cadet Lieutenant Colonel
C/Lt Col 
Leadership:   Speech & Esay
Aerospace:    No Requirement
Character:     No Requirement
Activities:      SDA Staff Service &
                     Leadership Academy
Fitness:    
    Pass Physical Fitness Test
PRB:               Required
   


Award

General Carl A.
Spaatz Award

Cadet Colonel
C/Col 
Leadership:  Comprehensive Exam
Aerospace:    Comprehensive Exam
Character:     Essay Exam
Activities:      Participate Actively
Fitness:  
      Pass Physical Fitness Test
 Cadet requests Unit &
Wing/CC's permission
to attempt Spaatz
Exams