Texas Wing Cadet Programs

CCSC Waiting List

As of 22 July 2017, the CCSC class for Fall CTEP is full. For those Cadets interested on being placed on a waiting list for CCSC, please email texasctep@gmail.com. The list will be first come first serve and that is only if someone that is currently going, drops out. 

CTEP Registration is Open

​On the weekend of 6-8 October 2017 a 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 31, 160, 161, and 163 to Chaplain Nancy Smalley through the mail and you must pay via the Event Brite link https://txwgctepfall2017.eventbrite.com NLT 15 September 2017. Cadets and Squadron Commanders are strongly urged to go to the cadet programs website http://www.texascadet.org/ctep.html 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 (or must have Encampment credit as a C/SrA).
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 with OTS credit).

CAPF 31, 160, 161, and 163 should be filled out correctly and you need to pay via the Eventbrite link. 

The following information must be included on the 31:

Seniors may apply for STAFF or TLC (Training Leaders of Cadets)
A parents' or legal guardians' signature must be included on all forms.
Squadron commanders should verify the school the cadet is asking to attend as well.
Be sure to include your CURRENT CAP grade (not the grade you think you will be in two months).

You must mail your CAPF 31, 160, 161, and 163 to Chaplain Nancy Smalley at the address below: 
416 Victorian Drive, Waxahachie, Texas 75165. Please do not send via a form of delivery that requires a signature. Also, if you are worried that your paperwork will arrive late, contact us via email texasctep@gmail.com

Your payment is what holds your place for the CTEP. 

Maj Wendi Lamphear, CAP
George H. W. Bush Composite Squadron Commander
U.S. Air Force Auxiliary

CTEP Staff Applications Open

Attention Texas Wing!

The 2017 Texas Wing Fall CTEP/TLC will be conducted on 6 – 8 October 2017 at Wing Headquarters in Nacogdoches.

The Cadet Training and Education Program is made up of four different leadership schools designed to assist cadets as they progress through the cadet program. These courses give cadets both the knowledge and skills to lead cadets at their level of responsibility. To apply as an instructor you must have completed CCSC. To staff support, you must have completed the current school that you for which you are eligible.  

The Training Leaders of Cadets course is the premiere venue for Cadet Program Officers to learn how to become better mentors to cadets and how to become effective managers of cadet/composite squadrons. The basic and intermediate course will be covered. All senior members need to have completed TLC prior to serving on staff

We are now accepting applications for:

Cadet Commandant (Cadet Commander)
Deputy Commander
(1) Administration Officer/NCOIC
(2) Food Service Officer/NCOIC
(4) Logistics Officer/NCOIC
NCOA Lead Instructor
(2) NCOA Assistant Instructor
SNCOA Lead Instructor
(2) SNCOA Assistant Instructor
OTS Lead Instructor
(2) OTS Assistant Instructor
CCSC Lead Instructor
(2) CCSC Assistant Instructor

Deputy Commander
Administration Mentors
Food Service Mentors
Safety Officer
NCOA Mentors
SNCOA Mentors
OTS Mentors
CCSC Mentors

Applications will be accepted until
22 July 2017. Applications can be done through the following link:

Cadet Staff - https://goo.gl/forms/teZ8EQp9TO9D2jTO2

Senior Staff - https://goo.gl/forms/RfOFhOzXE9uVtl4U2

Please be aware that this weekend is the same weekend as the October SAT test.

Thank you!


CTEP Fall 2017

Important Information

Operations Plan - docx

Operations Plan - pdf

Packing List - Cadets

Packing List - Seniors



CAPF 160

CAPF 161

CAPF 163