Adult (Senior Member)Programs

7th KSTG Professional Development

Winter Classes

                  • Dec 28, 2015 0800 (SLS) Squadron Leadership School
                  • Dec 29-30, 2015 0800 (CLC) Corporate Leadership Course
                  • Dec31-Jan 1-2,2016 0800 (UCC) Unit Commander Course

To register, email Form 17 for each class attending to Col Burgess Rennels

NO Charge for classes! Free billeting in open barracks

Food on your own.

Nickel Hall (Hotel-Style)  available $30 or $15 to share a room call for reservation Nickell Hall (785) 822-1198

Adults are called "Senior Members" in the Civil Air Patrol. But "senior" membership has nothing to do with retirement age. In fact, a senior member in the Civil Air Patrol is anyone who is over twenty-one years old, or who joined CAP for the first time past the age of eighteen. There is no retirement age, and no physical requirements for joining. While it is not a requirement for membership, Senior Members are provided with their own professional development program and are encouraged to progress within it. Progression in the Senior Member Program is a requirement for promotion for those Senior Members that are not simply using their current or former military grades within CAP.

The Senior Member Program consists of five levels and each has components of leadership training, corporate familiarization, and aerospace education, as well as 
professional development within chosen 'Specialty Tracks'. There are many Specialty Tracks, and they are designed to both support the organization and to provide opportunities for Senior Members to take advantage of skills they have from their private lives. Available Specialty Tracks include Logistics, Communications, Cadet Programs, Legal, Administration, Emergency Services and Finance; there are many more.

Senior Members provide a vital roll in the Civil Air Patrol. Many tasks with in Civil Air Patrol such as mission air crew and ground team leaders require senior member status. These positions provide an important part of the Civil Air Patrols' mission as seen in the immediate aftermath of 911 and today with Homeland Security missions.

Looking for a fun way to help train the leaders of tomorrow? Looking for something more exciting to do on the weekends?