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Level II: Technical Training

Welcome to Level II !  Now that you've completed Level I, you are ready for Level II. 

Requirements

To complete this level and earn the Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Award, you will:

Getting a job to help your squadron. CAP has over 2 dozen jobs squadrons have to accomplish its mission.

 2. Complete Officer Basic Course

Leadership Essentials.  For enrollment information click here!

 3. Complete Squadron Leadership School

Squadron Leadership. Squadron Leadership School (SLS) provides CAP's adult members with a basic understanding of CAP operations at the squadron level and how those operations affect CAP's national missions. Additionally, members learn more about CAP customs, core values, and communications. Case studies, discussion, and group assignments are integral facets of the SLS. More information below.

Other Resources

 

Specialty Tracks

P200

Specialty Track Study Guide-Personnel Officer

P201 New

Specialty Track Study Guide-Public Affairs Officer (New )

P201 Old

Specialty Track Study Guide-Public Affairs Officer (Old)

P202

Specialty Track Study Guide-Finance Officer

P203

Specialty Track Study Guide-Inspector General

P204

Specialty Track Study Guide-Professional Development Officer

P205

Specialty Track Study Guide-Administration Officer

P206

Specialty Track Study Guide-Logistics Officer

P211

Specialty Track Study Guide-Operations Officer

P212

Specialty Track Study Guide-Standardization/Evaluation Officer

P213

Specialty Track Study Guide-Emergency Services Officer

P214

Specialty Track Study Guide-Communications Officer

P215

Specialty Track Study Guide-Aerospace Education Officer

P216

Specialty Track Study Guide-Cadet Program Officer

P217

Specialty Track Study Guide-Safety Officer

P219

Specialty Track-Legal Officer

P220

Specialty Track-Health Services Officer (no pamphlet-see your PD Officer)

P221

Specialty Track Study Guide-The CAP Chaplain

P221 A, B, C

Specialty Track Study Guides-Rating Levels (Tech, Senior, Master)

P222

Specialty Track Study Guide-Command

P223

Specialty Track Study Guide-Historian

P225

Specialty Track Study Guide-Character Development Officer

P226

Specialty Track Study Guide-Recruiting and Retention Officer

P227

Specialty Track Study Guide-Information Technology Officer



For a list of upcoming SLS scheduled click here

This material is for those planning a hybrid or in-residence course. This material (curriculum) is provided to help you plan your events.

SLS Directors: Please read the SLS Curriculum Guide before proceeding.  This is the first step in your planning process.

SLS Blocks

Block I: Preliminaries

1.1 Welcome to Squadron Leadership School

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

1.2 Course Critique & Graduation

Critique

 

 

Block II: Volunteer Service
Block Objective:  Understand the basic expectations associated with being a CAP officer; commit to serving as a staff officer.

2.1 Officership and the Public Trust

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

2.2 Introduction to Professional Development

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

Block III: Role of the Squadron & Its Staff
Block Objective: Develop an appreciation for the essential role squadrons play in CAP; acquire practical knowledge necessary for serving as a squadron staff officer.

3.1 Squadrons: The Heart of CAP

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

3.2 Squadron Staff Officers

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

3.3 Individualized Training in Staff Specialties

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

Block IV: Foundation for Leadership
Block Objective: Comprehend the leadership attitudes and skills necessary for serving effectively as a squadron staff officer.

4.1 Introduction to Leadership

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

4.2 The Staff Officer as Communicator

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides

 

T & Q

Columbia

Paper

4.3 Creative Thinking & Problem Solving

Lesson Plan

Student Guide

Slides


 SLS Video Links

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