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Senior Course

This course is designed specifically for senior members ONLY. The purpose of the course is for seniors to maximize their experience and education levels in obtaining the Ground Team Leader Skills which encompasses all of the GTM 2 and 1 plus the skills specifically for GTL. Keeping your team members positive , on task and safe are skills to be utilized throughout life. Come join the fun, the camaraderie, and the pride of completing SAR Academy. It is an accomplishment worth experiencing.

 

Course Objectives
● Provide each student with the training and skills to complete the Ground Team Leader graduation requirements
● Provide each student with feedback on each evaluated task
● Monitor and evaluate student progress throughout the week
● Serve as a proficient ground team member on a given mission

How are these objectives going to be met:
● A combination of lecture and practical/written exercises to instruct and develop the skills/awareness needed to accomplish the tasks noted in the SQTRs.
● Supplement the staff instructors with guest instructors from MI Wing Incident Command Staff.
● Provide students with ample time to complete the course requirements for graduation.

Course Requirements
● Current CAP membership
● Completed Level I and the Cadet Protection Senior Basic Course
● Complete the required CAPF 31 (with proper signatures‐unit cc)
● Physical Fitness: Be capable of hiking several miles carrying 24 & 72‐Hour gear
● Current 101 Emergency Services Card
● All CAP Health forms ( 160,161)
● Qualified Ground Team Member Level 3 by 1 July 2016 including First Aid
● GTL Trainee Status in E‐Services
● Complete FEMA IS‐200.B ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
● Successfully pass a written GTL exam

Course Graduation Requirements
● Successfully complete all tasks in the Ground Team Leader & Urban Direction Finding SQTRs:
● Successfully pass an individual ELT search and Navigation Test
● Successfully pass a written GTL exam
● 100% participation throughout the course
● Successfully pass a review board

 

COST AND FOOD OPTIONS

Option A $65.00
What is included in the cost: For those who graduate, you will also receive a t-shirt, and  SAR Academy decal.
The student will be responsible for ALL meals and snacks.

Option B $130.00
What is included in the cost: 12 MRE meals. For those who graduate, you will also receive a t-shirt, and  SAR Academy decal.
The student will be responsible for 11 meals and snacks.

Option C $195.00
What is included in the cost:24 MRE meals. For those who graduate, you will also receive a t-shirt, and  SAR Academy decal.
The student will ONLY be responsible for snacks.

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