Fall CTEP 21-23 Oct 2022 - In Person 


Activity Director- Capt. Eric Opiela

Cadet Commander- C/Lt Col Bethany Larson


 Applications close on 15 Aug 22                                                             

Applications close on 15 Aug 22


Texas Cadets will have priority.

Slotting will be based off of rank.

​Applications will remain open until classes are filled

or 1 Sep 22.


​​​Applications close on 1 Sep 22. 

Class size limited to 15 Senior Members.


Texas Wing Cadet Program Staff

All CTEP attendees will be instructed what the current COVID safety plan is once received from CAP National HQ and reviewed by HSO.

On the weekend of 21-23 2022 Cadet Training and Education Program (CTEP) Leadership School and a Training Leaders of Cadets (TLC) will be held at Texas Wing Headquarters, Nacogdoches, Texas. CTEP is a Wing-level activity that promotes standardization and enrichment of training at the NCO level and professional cadet education for cadet officers that focuses on taking your place among the cadet leaders of our Wing.

TLC is a senior training activity that focuses on individuals that work with the cadet program. TLC students will receive credit for the Training Leaders of Cadets program (both basic and intermediate courses).

Cadets and Seniors planning to attend this school must submit a CAPF 60-81, 160, 161, and 163 to () and pay via the
no later than 1 March 2022. Cadets and Squadron Commanders are strongly urged to go to the cadet programs website CTEP page to review the CTEP progression plan.

Applications for the Schools will only be accepted if the application is complete and signed by the commander as well as payment submitted. We have a limited number of spaces this year and will hold the schools to the limits set in the Ops Plan.

Cadets wishing to go to NCOA must be C/SSgt or above.
Cadets wishing to go to SNCOA must be C/MSgt or above.
Cadets wishing to go to OTS must be C/2d Lt.
Cadets wishing to go to CCSC must be C/Maj or above (or must be C/Capt, completed Phase 13, and have OTS credit).

Important Information

Cadet Packing List

Senior Packing List


CAPF 60-81 (pdf)

CAPF 160 (pdf)

CAPF 161 (pdf)

CAPF 163 (pdf)



Cadet Commander- C/Lt Col Bethany Larson

Deputy Commander-

CCSC Lead - 

OTS Lead - 
OTS - 

SNCOA Lead - 

NCOA Lead - 

Admin - 

PAO - 

Mess - 
​Mess - 

Mess - 

CTEP Senior Staff
Activity Director - Capt. Eric Opiela

Deputy Activity Director - 

​TLC Director - Lt Col Randy Gibbon

Safety - 


CCSC Mentor - 
CCSC Mentor - 

OTS Mentor - 
OTS Mentor - 

SNCOA Mentor - 
SNCOA Mentor - 

NCOA Mentor - 
NCOA Mentor - 

TLC Instructor - Lt Col James Peace

TLC Instructor - Major Roger Reed

TLC Instructor - Capt. Laura Paul

TLC Instructor - Capt. Kim Fuller

TLC Instructor - 

Administration - 

Public Affairs - 

Logistics - 


Mess - 

​Mess -