Field Training

If a cadet wishes to continue into the Professional Officer Course, each cadet will be required to attend Field Training during the summer between their Sophomore and Junior year of college. Field Training will test you mentally, physically, and emotionally. Field Training is a rigorous 2-week program that involves testing your followership and leadership abilities, your critical thinking, your physical fitness levels, and will immerse you in weapons training and survival training. Field Training offers you the opportunity to develop your skills as both a leader and team member.






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