1st Class

Basic new recruit training

As part of the basic level of training, the new cadets will be focusing on passing the 1st Class cadet syllabus which incorporates the following subjects:-
The Air Training Corps’
The Royal Air Force
History of Flight
Basic Principles of Airmanship
Map Reading
Initial Expedition Training
Basic Radio Communications

This stage is quite vital as it enables the cadets to take part in other more physical activities. Once they have passed this stage, they can be cleared to go on camps, flying, gliding and the vast majority of other events that are run away from the Squadron HQ.