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Orientation Kit PA Officer

New CAP Public Affairs Officer

Congratulations on your new duty assignment as your unit's PAO. We know that you will find the experience rewarding and that what you will be doing will be of great importance to your commander and unit members. 

If you have not yet done so, please enroll in the PAO Specialty Track. As you fulfill the requirements for each level you will gain valuable experience and be able to proudly wear the PAO specialty badge.

PAO Checklist

CAPR 190-1

PA How-To Guide (download)

Writing a PA Plan 

Writing a Crisis Communication Plan

Fact Sheet (two-sided version with CAP National Headquarters contact information)

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