Red Ribbon Leadership Academy
The Red Ribbon Leadership Academy places high school aged cadet NCOs and officers in front of middle school students (non-cadets) to serve as role models and leadership educators during a 3-hour workshop. The "red ribbon" symbolizes the Academy's role in promoting the drug-free ethic.
To equip middle school student leaders with a basic understanding of the art and science of leadership.
To promote the drug-free ethic among middle school student leaders by using CAP cadets as role models.
To provide a venue for cadet officers and NCOs to apply their leadership skills.
To increase the Cadet Program's visibility in the community and boost cadet recruiting.
Includes all lesson plans & kickoff memo
|Errata - Feb 21
|Letter to School Principal
|Poster (11 x 17)
|Lesson 1 - Welcome & Overview
|Lesson 2 - The Maze
|Lesson 3 - Leadership at the Movies
|Lesson Plan: Invictus
|Lesson Plan: Miracle
|Lesson 4 - Servant Leadership
|Lesson 5 - Goal Setting
|Lesson 6 - Indiana's Challenge
|Lesson 7 - CAP Cadet Programs
|Wallet Card (for graduates)
|PDF - single
|PDF - set of 9
|PDF- full color
Printer Friendly Student Guides
|Full Page Download
No registration necessary! To host an RRLA please download the curriculum guide and materials. NHQ no longer mails DVDs for the Leadership at the Movies section, but they can be downloaded or obtained through commercial sources.
There is a new eServices module currently under development to record RRLA participation for the Quality Cadet Unit Award. Until it's available, please email email@example.com with your RRLA completion to recieve credit. Include unit charter number, number of cadets participating, number of students attended and name of school.
Wings may print certificates of recognition for presentation by the Wing Commander at an appropriate venue.
Point of Contact: Joanna Lee
Last updated: 28 March 2023