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Join as an Aerospace Education Member (AEM) of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) and enjoy many free aerospace educational opportunities ranging from receiving lesson plans to participating in a teacher orientation flight aboard one of our Cessna aircraft. This unique membership category is designed for educators or others involved in promoting aerospace education in classrooms, museums, or other youth organizations. To learn more about membership and opportunities available to members, refer to the links and/or video below.

*****  If you are ready to join using our online application, click here.

There is a one-time $35 membership fee. Each year, an educator member receives a free renewal if he/she wishes to continue using the CAP AE products.

If you still have questions, please email us at

* AEM PowerPoint Presentation- Introduction for AEMs   (Takes a while to open.) AEOs can adjust slides to meet individual needs.

Get to know Civil Air Patrol with the Overview Presentation for Educators

(a PDF version of the presentation)

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