CDT - Cadet


   - (Addressed as "Cadet")

   – RCTs are advanced to this level after one semester of CACC (or earlier) and passing their PTA. Carries out orders issued to them to the best of his/her ability.

   – Squad member


Promotion Requirements to this Rank

  • Minimum Time In Grade: 6 weeks
  • PTAs:
    • a. Recite Pledge of Allegiance.
    • b. Recite the Cadet Corps Core Values
    • c. Recite the Cadet Corps Honor Code
    • d. Recite the founding father of the Cadet Corps, when it was founded
    • e. Recite the Cadet Corps Motto in French and English
    • f. Perform the following basic individual drill commands properly:
      • i. ATTENTION
      • ii. Present, ARMS
      • iii. Order, ARMS
      • iv. Left/Right, FACE
      • v. About, FACE
      • vi. Half Left/Right, FACE
      • vii. At, EASE; Stand At, EASE; REST
      • viii. Parade, REST
    • g. Perform the following commands properly as a member of a squad or platoon:
      • i. FALL, IN
      • ii. Dress Right, DRESS; Ready, FRONT
      • iii. COVER; RECOVER
      • iv. Forward, MARCH
      • v. Column Left (Half left)/ Right (Half right), MARCH
      • vi. Mark Time, MARCH
      • vii. Half Step, MARCH
      • viii. Squad/Platoon, HALT
      • ix. File from the Left/Right, MARCH
  • Commandant Approval