Cadet Support Staff Descriptions

CADET AEROSPACE OFFICER/NCO
The cadet aerospace officer instructs cadets in aerospace topics and
leads or supervises aerospace activities. The position is usually not
needed, except in the largest or most top-heavy squadrons. Because
the duties are similar to those of a flight commander, commanders
should carefully divide the labor of the two positions to avoid overlap.
Immediate Supervisor: Cadet Commander or Cadet Flight Sergeant

Key Duties

  • Instruct cadets in aerospace topics.
  • Lead aerospace-related activities.
  • Coordinate and oversee aerospace tutoring or mentoring.


CADET LEADERSHIP OFFICER/NCO
The cadet leadership officer instructs cadets in leadership topics and
leads or supervises leadership activities. The position is usually not
needed, except in the largest or most top-heavy squadrons. Because
the duties are similar to those of a flight commander, commanders
should carefully divide the labor of the two positions to avoid overlap.
Immediate Supervisor: Cadet Commander or Cadet Flight Sergeant

Key Duties

  • Instruct cadets in leadership topics.
  • Coordinate and oversee local mentoring programs.
  • Support cadet drill and ceremonies training.
  • Mentor the NCO staff.


CADET SAFETY OFFICER OR NCO
Immediate Supervisor: Cadet Commander or Cadet Flight Sergeant

Key Duties

  • Assist the safety officer in presenting monthly safety briefings.
  • Assist the safety officer in conducting risk management (RM) reviews during special events and when in the field.