COVID-19 Information

This page is provided for your convenience as a centralized location of essential information about COVID-19 related issues specific to Civil Air Patrol.

Aerospace Education       UPDATED 2/3/2022

Virtual learning links for AE/STEM lesson and activity resources


Cadet Programs                  UPDATED 2/3/2022

Waiver, 21 January 2022  (rescinds Waiver dated 21 Oct 2021). Consolidates and updates interim change guidance regarding cadet promotions, testing and activities. Affected publications: CAPR 60-1, Cadet Program Management and CAPR 40-2, Testing Administration and Security 

Multi-day and Overnight Training Policy Letter.  (26 April 2021 with 18 May 2021 update.) Contains risk management policies, establishes a decision date for activities, delegates encampment requirement for national activities to activity directors, and expands on how to safely conduct overnight and multi-day activities during CAP Wing Phases which allows for the type and size activity. Includes job aids for mitigation strategies, collection forms and sample communication with parents/attendees/staff.

Suggestions for conducting cadet squadron activities when you have to be virtual.

National-level cadet activity cancellations, postponements, latest info.  (Scroll to "NCSA Registration Status Updates." )


Chaplain Corps                   UPDATED 4/2/2020 

Prayer Support for Your Life

Talk to a Chaplain


History                      UPDATED 4/21/2020

Saving Our Story - 21 April 2020

 

Information Technology                      UPDATED 4/2/2020

CAPipedia's purpose is to benefit members by acting as an encyclopedia and index to eServices, WMIRS and everything CAP. It is a work in progress.

CAPipedia

 

Membership                         UPDATED 9/29/2020

Fingerprint Cards and Background Checks - EXPIRED 

Fingerprint cards are now required.   Any applications or late renewals with a postmark of 31 Oct 2020 or earlier will be able to use the alternative background screening.  Anything received with a postmark of 1 Nov 2020 or later must have a physical fingerprint card (if required for membership).

CAPR 39-1 Grooming Waiver Updated - 6 April 2020
 

National Commander's and Vice Commander's Letters, Memos and Notes UPDATED 2/3/2022

CAP/CC Memo: COVID Phase Changes - 31 Jan 2022
CAP/CC Memo: DoD Vaccination Guidance - 4 Nov 2021 (New 5 Nov 2021)
CAP/CC Memo: CAP Vaccination and Public Health Measures Policy - 2 June 2021 
CAP/CC Memo: CAP Vaccination and Public Health Measures Policy - 18 May 2021 
CAP/CC Memo: Letter on COVID-19 RM for Multi-Day or Overnight Training Activities 26 Apr 2021 (Updated 5/18/21)
CAP/CC Memo: Rescind "Cease Cadet Orientation and Flight Training" 
CAP/CC Memo: Delegation of Encampment requirement for National-level activities to Activity Directors  
CAP/CC Note: Vaccination and Taking Care of People - 12 April 2021
CAP/CC Note: Strengthening CAP Readiness Through Vaccination - 14 December 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Extensions Onboarding and Retraining - 29 September 2020
CAP/CV Memo: Flying Operations in Remobilization Phase I and II - 29 September 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Phase II to Phase III Transitions and Critical Future Planning - 21 July 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Ongoing COVID-19 Operations - 1 July 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Remobilization of the Membership - 12 May 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Updated Travel, Meeting and Mission Guidance - 7 May 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Restrictions Extended - 7 May 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Overcoming Fear with Fact - 30 April 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Hope - 23 April 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Multi-day Training Activities & Follow-Up Planning - 17 April 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Positive Influence - 16 April 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Go or No Go Criteria for Activities and Encampments - 9 April 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Mission Essential Operations Only - 7 April 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Updated CAPR 39-1 Grooming Waiver - 6 April 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Cease Cadet Orientation and Training Flights - 4 April 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Self Care - 2 April 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Operations Qualifications Extensions - 26 March 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Engagement - 26 March 2020
CAP/CC Letter: Remaining Healthy and Mission Ready - 19 March 2020

CAP/CC Memo: Travel and Meeting Guidance - 14 March 2020

 

Operations, Emergency Services and Health Services     UPDATED 2/2/2022

Wing Phase Chart and Remobilization Tools

Remobilization Frequently Asked Questions - Updated 14 Oct 2021 (New 10/14/2021)

CAP/CC Memo: Letter on COVID-19 RM for Multi-Day or Overnight Training Activities 26 Apr 2021
CAP/CC Memo: Extensions Onboarding and Retraining - 29 September 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Remobilization of the Membership - 12 May 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Updated Travel, Meeting and Mission Guidance - 7 May 2020
CAP/CC Memo: Multi-day Training Activities & Follow-Up Planning - 17 April 2020
Cleaning and Disinfecting Aircraft and Vehicles - 20 March 2020
Cleaning and Disinfecting Garmin Aviation Products - 23 March 2020
Checklist for Packaging and Shipping Diagnostic Specimens - 19 March 2020
FY21 Ops Plan with Amendment One - 12 December 2020

Health Services

AFNORTH Command Surgeon Guidance for Families Living with those at High Risk for COVID-19 - 20 April 2020
CDC Coronaviruses: Prevention and Treatment Handout - 27 January 2020
CDC Vaccinate with Confidence Briefing with CAP Leading - 13 December 2020
Commanders and Staff Briefing Handout - 5 March 2020
Guideline for Gatherings - Coronavirus Risk Assessment - v1.1 - 27 March 2020
Health Protection Guidance - 5 April 2020
Strengthening CAP Readiness Through Vaccination - 14 December 2020
Vaccination and Taking Care of People - 12 April 2021
Temperature Screening Guidelines - 30 April 2020
Unit Status Reporting

Safety                        Updated 2/2/2022

Risk Management and COVID-19 Webpage

SPECIAL BULLETIN Archive           UPDATED 5/21/2020

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