Presentation on theme: "Understanding Your Role in the Cadet Corps FL-20082"— Presentation transcript:
1 Understanding Your Role in the Cadet Corps FL-20082 CORPS PHILOSOPHYEARLY IS ON TIME, ON TIME IS LATE AND LATE IS UNACCEPTABLE
2 Quick Links C/ Airman C/ Airman First Class C/ Senior Airman C/ Staff SergeantC/ Technical SergeantC/ Master SergeantC/ Senior Master SergeantC/ Chief Master SergeantC/ OfficerNote: This PowerPoint offers interactive hyperlinks to target individual help points. Please click the hyperlinks to get the full effect of this PowerPoint.
3 Cadet Airman Nine weeks as a cadet Airman Basic. An 80% in Aerospace Science and Leadership.Zero detentions in AFJROTC2 hours of AFJROTC community service/extra-curricular activities time on record for the year.100% on rank identification sample test.Perform facing movements properly.Pledge, understand and write the Cadet Honor Code, Mission, & Core Values.
4 Cadet Airman First Class Nine weeks as a cadet Airman.An 80% in Aerospace & Leadership.Zero detentions in AFJROTC4 hours of AFJROTC community service/extra-curricular activities time on record for the year.Identify rank insignias.Know the chain of commandKnow how to report properly.Maintain at least a GPA of 2.0 in all courses.
5 Cadet Senior Airman Nine weeks as a Cadet Airman First Class. Zero detentions in AFJROTCAn 80% in Aerospace Science & Leadership.6 hours of AFJROTC community service/extra-curricular activities time on record for the year.Give proper facing and marching commands to another cadet.Demonstrate appropriate reporting procedures.Maintain at least a GPA of 2.0 in all courses.
6 Cadet Staff Sergeant One semester as a Cadet Senior Airman. An 85% in Aerospace Science & Leadership.Zero detentions in school.8 hours of AFJROTC community service/extra-curricular activities time on record for the year.Drill a flight properly with notes (sample of 30 commands of drill)Maintain at least a GPA of 2.5 in all courses.
7 Cadet Technical Sergeant One semester as a cadet Staff Sergeant.An 86% in Aerospace Science & Leadership.10 hours of AFJROTC community service/extra-curricular activities time on record for the year.Perform open ranks inspection of a flight.Maintain at least a GPA of 2.5 in all courses.
8 Top Three On the basis of Merit Recommendation by either the Cadet Group Commander, CCC, ASI, or SASI.Review by the Cadet Evaluation/Promotion Board.Maintaining an 85% average in AFJROTC and a overall 3.0 GPA.Zero detentions in school.Demonstrate the ability to lead a group in the 30 commands of drill with no notes
9 Cadet Officer On the Basis of Merit Recommendation by either the Group Corps Commander, SEA, ASI, or SASI.Review by the Cadet Evaluation/Promotion Board.Maintaining an 80% average in AFJROTC with a 3.0 overall GPA.Maintain at least a GPA of 3.0Demonstrate the ability to lead a group in the 30 Commands
10 AFJROTC Community Service Hours Includes all volunteer, fundraiser, and club participation in relation to SCHS AFJROTCHelp?Get off the couch and get involved!
11 I will not lie, cheat, or steal nor will I tolerate those who do. Cadet Honor CodeI will not lie, cheat, or steal nor will I tolerate those who do.
12 AFJROTC MissionTo develop citizens of character dedicated to serving their nation and community.
13 Integrity First Service Before Self Excellence in All We Do Air Force Core ValuesIntegrity First Service Before Self Excellence in All We Do
14 Building better citizens for America AFJROTC MottoBuilding better citizens for America
15 RanksWhile there is a huge difference between cadet and active duty ranks, the ranks are in the same order and the enlisted ranks look almost identical.But the key to telling them apart is the center insignia:Active Duty RankCadet RankStarTorchContinue to the next page…
16 Cadet Ranks Officer Ranks Enlisted Ranks No insignia Cadet SecondLieutenantC/2LtOne little StripeCadet FirstC/1LtTwo littleCadet CaptainC/CaptThree littleCadet MajorC/MajOne Fat StripeCadet LieutenantColonelC/LtColOne Fat, one littleCadet ColonelC/ColOne fat, two littleEnlisted RanksCadet AirmanBasicC/ABC/AmnFirst ClassC/A1CCadet SeniorAirmanC/SrACadet StaffSergeantC/SSgtCadet TechnicalC/TSgtCadet MasterC/MSgtMaster SergeantC/SMSgtCadet ChiefC/CMSgtNo insigniaContinue to the next page…
17 Active Duty Ranks Officer Ranks * * * * ** ** ** ** Enlisted Ranks GoldGold2LT – Second Lieutenantsilver1LT –First LieutenantCapt - CaptainMaj - Major*silver****Brig Gen- Brigadier GeneralMaj Gen– Major GeneralLt Col – Lieutenant ColonelCol - Colonel****Lt Gen– Lieutenant GeneralGen - General*Remember: Silver is Senior**Remember: Be My Little GeneralEnlisted RanksNo insigniaAB – Airman BasicAmn – AirmanA1C – Airman First ClassSrA – Senior AirmanSSgt –Staff SergeantTSgt – Tech SergeantMSgt –Master SergeantSMSgt –SeniorCMSgt – Chief Master SergeantCMSAF –Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force
18 Chain of Command Definition: The chain of command from top to bottom Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces:The Honorable Barack ObamaSecretary of Defense:The Honorable Charles HagelSecretary of the Air Force: The Honorable Deborah L. JamesChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff: Army General Martin E. DempseyAir Force Chief of Staff General Mark A. Welsh IIIChief Master Sergeant of the Air Force: CMSAF James A. CodyAir Education Training Command (AETC) Commander: General Edward A. Rice Jr.Air University (AU) Commander: Lt. Gen David S. Fadok Holm Center Commander: Brigadier General Robert D. ThomasAFJROTC/Director: Colonel Cameron L. GilbertSASI: Colonel Richard Kniseley Corps Commander (CC): C/ Lt. Col. Britany FlanaganSquadron ___ Commander:________________________Flight ___ Commander:________________________Element ___ Leader:________________________Definition:The chain of command from top to bottomREMEMBER TITLES!This chart is for SCHS CorpsChain of Command taken from <http://www.afoats.af.mil/>
19 Reporting In Knock once and Wait to be acknowledged When acknowledged enter room and take most direct route to highest officer or officer in charge, squaring the corners.Salute and say: Sir/Ma’am, (Name and Rank) reportingAdd ‘as ordered’ if you were calledSir/Ma’am, (name and rank) reporting as ordered.Continue to the next page for Reporting Out…
20 Reporting Out When Dismissed- Salute Take the most direct route out, squaring the corners.Return to C/A1CReturn to C/SrA
21 Drill Tips Absolutes! Parade Rest *must* be followed by Attention Present Arms *must* be followed by Order ArmsAt Ease *must* be followed by AttentionDress Right Dress and Open Ranks *Must* be followed by Ready FrontDuring Dress Right Dress, *always* have element leaders to the extreme right.*Never* talk during the positions of Attention, Parade Rest, or At Ease
22 Drill Commanding Tips Project your voice Go over what you are going to do before hand in your headKnow your stuffAnd finally….RELAX!Everyone makes mistakes- just learn from them and we won’t have a problem. If you’re too afraid of messing up, you probably will.Command Voice Tips
23 Command Voice Characteristics Loudness: The volume used in giving commandsProjection: The ability of your voice to reach whatever distance is desired without undue strainDistinctness: Clear enunciationInflection: The change in pitch of the voiceSnap: The extra voice quality that demands immediate response - expresses confidence and control
24 30 Step Drill Routine See here for commanding Tips Fall in Open Ranks MarchReady FrontClose Ranks MarchPresent ArmsOrder ArmsParade RestAttentionLeft FaceAbout FaceForward MarchRight Flank (R foot)Left Flank (L foot)Column Right (R foot)Forward March (L foot)16. To the Rear (R foot)17.To the rear (R foot)18. Column Right (R foot)19. Forward March (L foot)20.Eyes Right (R foot)21. Ready Front (L foot)22. Column Right (R foot)23. Forward March (L foot)24. Change Step March (R ft)25. Column Right (R foot)26. Forward march (L foot)27. Flight Halt (L foot)28. Left Face29. Right step March30. Flight Halt (feet together)