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Team Leader

Current Prerequisites for this Course



Required before start of event

Completion of Achievement 1(Cadets) or Level 1 (Senior Members)

Required before start of event


Required before start of event


Required before start of event

complete 50% of GTM-3


In addition to the basic Pathfinder instruction, students will participate in break out courses that will help develop them into competent Ground Team Leaders. By the end of the course, the student will have completed both Ground Team Leader and PATHFINDER qualifications. Members should be able to complete a 10-mile cross country exercise in the Mark Twain National Forest.
Course fees include all training materials




This activity is conducted in "field conditions." Uniforms and equipment should be maintained for the environment and weather conditions.
Lodging includes restroom facilities. Males and females will be quartered in separately. All personnel will be supervised during their stay. 
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Transportation during the activity will be provided as necessary utilizing Civil Air Patrol vehicles. 

 Transportation to and from this activity is not the responsibility of CAP and is provided "as available”. Limited transportation during the activity may be provided. Privately owned vehicles(POVs) traveling to or from such activity is performed solely at the risk of the individual CAP members and their passengers. CAP assumes no right of control, liability, or responsibility for such transportation (reference CAPR 77-1, Operation and Maintenance of Civil Air Patrol Vehicles, para 1-8 b.).


Meals are included in this course. 

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*All courses will complete the week with two large hands-on training incidents. These incidents will test the skills learned during the course in high stress and realistic environment.

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