Field Training

During the summer after your sophomore year, you will participate in field training (it is required for all cadets who wish to continue into the Professional Officer Course). This rigorous program involves physical conditioning, weapons training and survival training. Field training offers you the opportunity to develop your skills as both a leader and team member. There are two different field training units:

Field training activities include:

  • Physical conditioning
  • Marksmanship training
  • Survival training
  • Air Force specialty orientation
  • Confidence course
  • Aircraft and crew orientation
  • Human relations
  • Drill and ceremonies
  • Leadership study
  • Group and expeditionary leadership activities