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Welcome to CAP University

CAP Adult Member National Staff

Civil Air Patrol Professional Development

Providing leadership, management, and ethics guidance
to the senior members of the Civil Air Patrol.

Hot News! National Staff College Registration

CAP New Senior Member Kit

LEVEL I, (Starting Your Journey)

Where it all begins...

(Technical Training)

Learning your way around the squadron and learning your job.

Squadron Leadership School
Specialty Track Technician Training
Officer Basic Course
Staff Service

LEVEL III (Management)

Taking yourself out of the squadron and learning to lead others.

Corporate Learning Course
Specialty Track Senior Training
Yeager Test
Conference Attendance
Staff/Command Service

(Command & Staff)

Mastering your craft, leading more.

Region Staff College
Specialty Track Master Training
Course Director/Staff/Instructor Service
Continued Staff/Command Service


Putting everything together... being a role model.

National Staff College
Continued Course Director/Staff/Instructor Service
Continued Staff/Command Service
Mentoring Junior Officers/NCOs

Unit Commanders Course (2019 revision)

Strengthening your squadron through leadership and service.

Course Schedules

Colleges - NSC, RSC Schools  - SLS
Courses - CLC, UCC

Online Courses and Exams

Honing your craft.

PD & Specialty Tracks
Ops Courses & Stan/Eval
AE Tests-Yeager
Cadet Protection

Basic Instructor Course

Learning to teach others.

Instructor Information
Lesson/Briefing Templates

(The course is located on the LMS in eServices)

Instructor Tools

Tools for success.

PD Resources (under construction)

Making life easier for you.

Ribbon Checker

PD Award Fact Sheets 

Learn about the military and aerospace greats for which your awards are named.



Learning on your schedule: where you want, when you want.

Best Practices

Best Practices from across the nation!

Air Force Association

 Educating the public about the critical role of aerospace power

Chief of Staff Reading List

Leadership, Management and Strategy for the Total Force!

Air University Distance Learning

USAF current Professional Military Education Opportunities for you.


CAP Vision Statement

“Civil Air Patrol, America's Air Force auxiliary, building the nation's finest force of citizen volunteers serving America.”

CAP Mission Statement

“Supporting America’s communities with emergency response, diverse aviation and ground service, youth development and promotion of air, space and cyber power.”

Civil Air Patrol Motto

"Semper Vigilans" (Always Vigilant)

Professional Development maintains and improves professional competence.

 At the heart of professional development is the individual's interest in lifelong learning and increasing their own skills and knowledge.

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