Pre-Conference Courses

Pre-Conference
Professional Development Courses

CAP members: Remember to register for the Conference and be Safety current.
UOD: USAF Short Sleeve or CAP Corporate uniform.
 
Location:    Majestic II  
Time The Essential Chaplain Corps for Chaplains and Character Development Instructors Instructor(s)
0730
1700
27 April 2018 | Friday

 

Chaplain Maj Eric S. Cooter
     
     
Location:    Grand III  
Time Unit Commanders Course (UCC) Instructor(s)
0730
1700
26 & 27 April 2018 | Thursday & Friday

 

The objective of the UCC is to build a cadre of well-trained officers who are prepared to lead and manage at the squadron level. Graduates will be able to weave the management responsibilities of command with the leadership skills necessary to build and encourage their team of dedicated members from all walks of life and of all ages to accomplish CAP's mission and squadron objectives. 
Course limited to 22 participants; priority will be given to current unit commanders.
REGISTRATION CLOSED.

Prerequisite - Completion of SLS

 

Lt Col Adrian Cuarta
 
 
     
Location:    Grand IV  
Time Training Leader of Cadets (TLC): Basic Course Instructor(s)
0730
1500

26 April 2018 | Thursday

Do you work with cadets? Do you want to become more effective at mentoring them and managing squadron level cadet programs? Then register for the **NEW**Training Leaders of Cadets Basic Course. Newly redesigned and converted to a 1-day format, the TLC course equips adult leaders with youth mentoring skills, policy knowledge, and practical tools for implementing the CAP Cadet Program.

Capt Eduardo Linares
Director
 
 
     
Location:    Grand IV  
Time Training Leader of Cadets (TLC): Intermediate Course Instructor(s)
0730
1500

27 April 2018 | Friday

Audience:  graduate of TLC Basic or previous TLC course, adult members preparing for service as a squadron commander or deputy commander of cadets, veteran CP officers seeking refresher training. 

Capt Eduardo Linares
Director
     
     
Location:    Relaxation 16th Floor  
Time FEMA ICS-400 Course Instructor(s)
0800
1700
26 & 27 April 2018 | Thursday & Friday
Gregory Becker
 

Course Description: ICS-400 is required training for qualification as a CAP Incident Commander (Lvls 3,2,1), and provides instruction in advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This two-day course expands upon information covered in ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses
Prerequisites: IS-100, 200, 700, & 800 (online) and ICS-300 (classroom) training must be verified in eServices OpsQuals prior to the start of class. There can be no exceptions.
 
 
 
 
Location:    Majestic III  
Time Mission Radio Operator (MRO) Course Instructor(s)
0800
1700
26 & 27 April 2018 | Thursday & Friday
 

This MRO course spans over two consecutive days. The course material contains updated information and protocols for today needs. This course is open to both Senior and Cadet members.

Day 1 is all classroom lectures and interactive exercises. Students will learn how:

  • Mission Radio Operators need to be familiar with the CAP‘s basic communications policies and practices
  • Mission Related Skills that allow our personnel to send new instructions, report mission information and track personnel adding a higher level of safety
  • Frequency Use
  • Message handling
  • Site location for communications equipment and antennas
  • Safety procedures

Day 2 will be hands on with all radio equipment.

  • Students will apply information learned from day one to set up all CAP radio equipment
  • Participants will be broken up in teams and a will be sending and receiving messages in various types of scenarios.

All students must participate in both days to be eligible to be signed off on required tasks.

 


1st Lt Jay A. Rosenfeld
     
Location:    Grand V  
Time Public Affairs Academy Instructor(s)
0800
1700
26 & 27 April 2018 | Thursday & Friday
Presenting intermediate and advanced topics including: 
Photography, Social Media, Working with the Media, and Video Production
Capt Sybrian Castleman
 
 

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