10-Introduction to Civil Air Patrol

Prerequisite:

None

Credit:

.25

Grade Level:

10

This Introduction to Civil Air Patrol (CAP) course is designed to expose students to the military aviation environment. Introduction to Civil Air Patrol will be a very active course that will require students to participate in basic military style drill, which includes basic facing movements and manual of arms. Students will be expected to participate in military style inspections to help improve personal communication skills and confidence. Students can expect to be introduced to military traditions, customs and courtesies while investigating different leadership traits, principles, and styles. Additionally, a brief introduction to CAP Aerospace Education will highlight the many different opportunities associated with the CAP after-school program. A CAP uniform is NOT required for participation in this class.