​ACADEMICS

Academia in the Air Cadets


Air Cadets are taught a diverse array of subjects, not all are limited to flying related topics.

 

Cadets progress through a classification system where they are required to learn different topics.

 

The classification system is as follows;

 

2nd Class Cadet

1st Class Cadet

Leading Cadet

Senior Cadet

Master Cadet

Instructor Cadet

Staff Cadet

 

In order to progress through the system, subjects such as radar, principles of flight and map reading must be studied.

 

Cadets will also have the oppurtuntiy to gain BTEC qualifications in subjects such as Public Services or Aviation Studies.

1st class cadet badge
1st class cadet badge

Leading cadet badge
Leading cadet badge

Instructor Cadet
Instructor Cadet

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1st class cadet badge

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