Summer Encampment

All California Cadet Corps Cadets are invited to attend the 100-year old tradition of

Summer Encampment 

Encampment is the culminating event in the life of a Cadet.


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Encampment 2017
Camp San Luis Obispo
23-30 JUN 2017
​(ADVON: 20-23 JUN)
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1) Circular

2) Adult Application

3) Packing List and Welcome Letter

4) Roster

5) Bus Assignment Roster

Note: Times annotated on the bus assignement roster are DEPARTURE TIMES; arrive early to ensure you can get on the bus

6) Adult Transportation Matrix

​7) Risk Assessment

  • $75 “Early Bird” registration if received before 01MAR17
  • $100 regular registration if received before 01APR17
  • $125 “Late Registration” if received by 01MAY17

Encampment Units

 

Unit

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Basic Entrance Camp

  • Initial Introduction to the CACC
  • Basic Military Subjects
  • Drill, Customs & Courtesies
  • Teamwork and Followership
  • Physical Training
  • Some of the activities listed below
This unit is for students that will be attending either the California Military Institute, North Valley Military Institute, or Oakland Military Institute in the 2017-2018 school year.

BEAST (BST)

  • Experience a little bit of everything
  • Drill and Ceremonies
  • Bivouac & Orienteering
  • Obstacle Course
  • Leadership Reaction Course
  • Marksmanship
  • High Ropes Course​ and Rappelling
  • Xtreme Team Challenge
This unit is for cadets who are currently a recruit, a cadet or a CFC and are interested in obtaining the rank of C/CPL by the end of summer camp.

NCO Academy

  • Prepare to be an NCO Leader
  • Managing Formations
  • Physical Training, Obstacle Course
  • ​Leadership Reaction Course
  • Leadership Styles
  • ​Conducting Inspections
  • ​Bivouac, Land Navigation, Marksmanship
This unit is for cadets who are currently cadet NCOs with the rank of C/CPL or higher who are interested in learning the skills necessary to hold squad leader, platoon sergeant or company first sergeant positions. Cadets may gain the rank of S/SSG by the end of summer camp.

Officer Candidate School

  • Prepare to be an Officer Leader
  • Leading large groups
  • Teamwork (LRC + XTC)
  • ​Managing a Staff
  • ​Prepare for Command
This unit is for cadets who are at least a C/SGT, in grade 7-12 in the current school year and are interested in service as a cadet officer. Cadets may be either promoted to C/WO1 or commissioned to a C/2LT.

Medic

  • Become a CACC Medic
  • First Aid
  • First Responder
  • Earn the cadet medic badge
Cadets must be at least a C/CPL in grade 9-12 in the current school year with at least a cumulative H.S. GPA of 2.0, not had any serious disciplinary infractions in the past two years, and have no unexcused absences in the past year. Cadets interested in this unit must complete online course IS-100.b at training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS100b.asp OR IS-100.SCa at training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS100SCA.asp and send in the certificate with the application.

Drill Instructor

  • Become a CACC Drill Instructor
  • Drill and Ceremonies
  • Make your school more competitive in drill competitions
  • ​Become the expert at your school
This unit is open to cadets in the ranks of C/CPL to C/MSG and are interested in a focus on drill and ceremonies. Cadets who complete this course will be prepared to teach drill and ceremonies at their school.

Marksmanship

  • Get your Marksmanship Badge
  • Discipline and Responsibility
  • Relaxing under stress-Breath control
  • Error Recognition and Correction
  • Air Rifle
  • EST-2000 (Simulator Training)
  • .22 caliber
This unit is for cadets who are at least a C/CPL in grade 8-12 in the current school year and are interested in learning intermediate / advanced marksmanship skills on the .22cal smallbore rifle, the .177cal air rifle and on the army simulator. Cadets will strive for qualification at marksman, sharpshooter or expert level on those weapons.

Mountaineering

  • Get your Mountaineering Badge
  • Rappelling / Belaying
  • Knots and Anchors
  • Mountain Rescue: Low Angle/High Angle
  • Limited visibility Rappel
  • Climbing
  • Instructing Rappel
This unit is for cadets who are at least a C/CFC in grade 9-12 in the current school year and are interested in learning the skills of both ascending and descending mountains. Cadets may earn the mountaineering qualification badge if they successfully complete the course.

Cyber

  • Get your Cyber Badge
  • Cyber Patriot Competition
  • ​Ethical Hacking
  • California Cyber Training Complex
  • Learn high-demand job skills

 

This unit is open to cadets who are at least a C/CPL in grade 9-12 and are interested in learning defensive cyber skills through the application of offensive cyber techniques.

Law Enforcement

  • Get your Law Enforcement Badge
  • Arrest,Search & Rights
  • Forensics, Fingerprinting
  • First Aid / CPR
  • Traffic Control, Breathalyzer
  • Scenario Training
  • Ride Along Patrols
  • Coast Guard Boat Patrol
  • Mounted HMMWV Patrol
This unit is open to cadets who are at least a C/SGT in grade 9-12 and are interested in exploring the law enforcement career field.

Survival

(Basic & advanced)

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  • Get your Red Beret
  • Will to Survive / Survival Psychology
  • Wilderness First Aid & Hygiene
  • Foraging, Hunting, & Gathering food
  • ​Water Purification
  • ​Shelter, Protection, and Avoiding Risk
  • ​Signalling and getting rescued
  • ​Field-based, scenario-driven experience
Basic STX: This is a mentally and physically challenging course requiring cadets to maintain a high level of motivation and perseverance. This training is available only to C/CPLs or above in grade 9-12 who have maintained a CUMULATIVE HIGH SCHOOL GPA of 2.0 or better, not had any serious disciplinary infractions in the past two years, and no unexcused absences in the past year. Verification of GPA, discipline and attendance are required. Cadets successfully completing the Survival Training course will be authorized the right to wear the red beret.
Advanced STX: Be an Assistant Intructor at  a Basic STX. Must have completed Basic STX and be a high calibre individual with a passion for survival. Earn you Advanced Flash.

Culinary

  • Learn to Plan, Pepare and Serve Food
  • Earn the California Food Handlers Card
  • Mess planning
  • ​Recipes
  • Bake, fry, braise, boil, simmer, steam and sauté
  • ​Nutrition
  • ​Use mess equipment
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Coming Soon

Leadership

  • Learn to Lead
  • Unit Leaders
  • Encampment Leadership
Coming Soon

 

 

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