Civil Air Patrol's Cadet Program help young people develop their leadership skills, investigate the fundamentals of aerospace science, acquire the habit of exercising regularly, solidify their character and participate in exciting hands-on activities to prepare them to become responsible citizens.
Youth between the ages of 12-18 may join the CAP Cadet Program and remain in cadet status until they turn 21.
The links to the left are to worksheets which indicate what is necessary to complete each level in the Cadet Program. With each rank and level Cadets gain more experience, responsibilty and independence. Also as the levels go up the work becomes more demanding.
levels are the blueprints for the Cadet program.