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NCR Cadet Leadership School

RCLS is designed for Cadet Officers to learn new skills and knowledge they need to be more effective leaders in their home squadrons and wings. The RCLS blends classroom theory with hands on training to help cadets truly grasp the concepts being presented. There will be pre-RCLS readings, daily assignments and group discussions on leadership, ethics, and management. The students that attend the RCLS will be expected to staff themselves, and maintain the highest standards of academic performance and behavior. The RCLS is academically challenging and the students will have to manage their own time to ensure that they successfully complete RCLS.

To participate, cadets must have completed an encampment and hold the grade of C/MSgt or above. RCLS or Cadet Officer School are pre-requisites for the Eaker Award.

The Next NCRCLS is Dec 28, 2019-Jan 02, 2020 at Camp Dodge, IA. 

CONTACT: Capt Alex Paul, Director,

Registrants will be contacted with a list of other required CAP forms and packing list. Registration price includes snacks, lunches, and a polo shirt.

How do I register?

1. Purchase a ticket through Eventbrite. No exceptions.

2. Immediately send an email to Capt Paul with your name, squadron (including wing), and your shirt size. We need to order the polos in order to have them for the RCLS.

3. To complete registration, send a completed/signed CAPF 60-81 to

3. You will receive an email with further instructions (CAP Forms to complete, polo shirt size, etc.).

4. Contact Lt Lorene Meier immediately if you need transportation arrangements from the Des Moines (DSM) airport. In-processing beings at 1430 on Saturday, Dec 28. If flying plan to arrive Saturday morning to arrive at Camp Dodge on time for in-processing and depart Thursday afternoon, Jan 02.

Housing: in barracks on Camp Dodge Joint Maneuver Training Center.

Food Allergies: depending on the allergy, if known in advance we can accommodate accordingly.

STAFF MEMBERS: Please register through Eventbrite to help with the RCLS. 


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