Time: 25-26 Aug 12
Location: Central Florida Aerospace Academy
Director: Lt Col Margarita Mesones
Training Leaders of Cadets (TLC) is a curriculum for adults who implement the Cadet Program at the squadron level. This 2-day course provides senior members with a strategic perspective of the Cadet Program, leadership skills for helping youth achieve their goals, and training in how to manage a successful program.
Location is the Central Florida Aerospace Academy located on the Sun n' Fun campus on Lakeland Linder Regional Airport. Check-in will be at 0730 on 25 Aug 2012. The address is:
Central Florida Aerospace Academy
4141 Medulla Road
Lakeland, Florida 33811
A map is provided to the right.
Current Civil Air Patrol Senior Members who have completed Level 1 and are in good standing. (Note: To foster a learning environment that encourages open discussion among adults who lead cadets, only seniors may attend TLC.)
Pre-Requisite Course Work
Senior Members attending the TLC should also review the following modules located above:
- Cadet Program Fundamentals (lesson F1, approximately 15 minutes)
- Electronic Almanac (lesson F2, approximately 15 minutes)
Tuition / Lodging
Tuition for this course is $5.00. Tuition fees cover the cost of course materials, coffee, and pastries.
Apply by completing the Online Registration. No other form of registration will be accepted.
Transportation to and from such activity is not the responsibility of CAP and is provided "as available”. Privately owned vehicles travel to or from such activity is performed strictly at the member’s own risk (reference CAPR 77-1 and CAPR 52- 16) and is not under CAP direction and control. Transportation during the activity will NOT be provided.
Lodging: Lodging will be the responsibility of each attendee as needed.
Meals will be the responsibility of each attendee. Time will be allotted for lunch. There are several restaurants located in the area of the course.
Uniform of the Day
All uniforms MUST BE clean, pressed and in good condition, and worn properly per regulations. Participants will maintain a well groomed, professional image and demeanor at all times!
For class attendance
Air Force Style short-sleeve shirt/blouse (open collar – no tie/tab – badges per regulations [NO RIBBONS]), blue pants/slacks/skirt, Grey Epaulettes/Name Tag, blue belt, black/blue socks, black shoes, and flight cap.The uniform for this course will be the USAF-style uniform or the corporate uniform (see below). All uniforms MUST BE clean, pressed and in good condition, and worn properly per regulations. Participants will maintain a well groomed, professional image and demeanor at all times! Flightsuits (unless you are flying in) and BDU's are not authorized for this course. The Polo shirt/grey slacks combination should be worn ONLY if you are a new member and have no other uniform.
Optional accepted uniforms for those who do not meet the weight and grooming standards for wearing the above specified uniforms.
White short-sleeve Aviator shirt/blouse, (open collar – no tie/tab – badges per regulations [NO RIBBONS]), Grey pants/slacks/skirt, Grey Epaulettes/Name Tag, black belt, black socks, black shoes, and NO flight cap.
Inquiries can be made through the "General Inquiry" form to the right.