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New Cadet Welcome

Cadet ,
We would like to welcome you to the South Sound Composite Squadron, a unit of
Washington Wing, Civil Air Patrol - the United States Air Force Auxiliary. We believe you have chosen the finest volunteer leadership organization in the world. Your potential is only limited by your desire, ambition, and effort. Please read the attached "Welcome" letter and share it with your parents.

1) Please open an account with eServices at

This is where you print out your temporary card. At the top click on Review/Edit My Info, click on "Print Temporary Card".
If you have problems logging into eServices after clicking on "First Time User", try this link to complete the Operation Security disclosure:
https://tests.cap.af.mil/opsec/main.cfm. You may have to approve this site in order to open it in your browser.

This page is for New Cadets: http://members.gocivilairpatrol.com/cadet_programs/new_cadet_help/

3) Please take the Basic Operational Risk Management training(PDF) and test at:
4) This page has the Leadership book, Chapter One is necessary for your first promotion: http://members.gocivilairpatrol.com/cadet_programs/library/learn-to-lead/

5) Check with your Element Leader about uniforms. We may be able to find uniform items to fit you, but our stock is limited. Please order your nametape for your ABU and nameplate for your Blues asap. You may use Gaey's locally or online from Vanguard.

If you have any questions please contact your Element Leader or talk to Cadet Staff.