Slots still available for NESA
Personnel are asked to apply by 03 JUNE if they wish to claim one of these slots. NESA offers a variety of programs again this year, and a list of the courses and dates is below:
|Session||Courses||Start Date||End Date|
|1||GSAR – Basic Ground SAR Course||19-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1||GSAR – Advanced Ground SAR Course||19-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1||GSAR – Wilderness Advanced First Aid Course||19-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1||ICSS – Basic Mission Communications Course||19-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1||ICSS – Advanced Mission Communications Course||19-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1||ICSS – Intermediate Course||19-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1||MAS – Intermediate Course – Mission Pilot or Mission Observer Tracks||18-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1||MAS – Advanced Course – Mission Pilot or Mission Observer Tracks||18-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1A||MAS – Mission Scanner Short Course||18-Jul-15||22-Jul-15*|
|1B||MAS – Mission Scanner Short Course||21-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1B||MAS – Airborne Photographer Short Course||21-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1B||MAS – GIIEP Short Course||21-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|1B||MAS – Survival for Aircrew Members Short Course||21-Jul-15||25-Jul-15|
|2||GSAR – Basic Ground SAR Course||26-Jul-15||1-Aug-15|
|2||GSAR – Advanced Ground SAR Course||26-Jul-15||1-Aug-15|
|2||GSAR – Ground Team Leader Course||25-Jul-15||1-Aug-15|
|2||ICSS – Advanced Course||26-Jul-15||1-Aug-15|
|2||MAS – Intermediate Course – Mission Pilot or Mission Observer Tracks||25-Jul-15||1-Aug-15|
|2||MAS – Advanced Course – Mission Pilot or Mission Observer Tracks||25-Jul-15||1-Aug-15|
|2A||MAS – Airborne Photographer Short Course||25-Jul-15||29-Jul-15|
|2A||MAS – GIIEP Short Course||25-Jul-15||29-Jul-15|
|2A||MAS – Survival for Aircrew Members Short Course||25-Jul-15||29-Jul-15|
|Varies||National Emergency Services Academy (NESA) Staff||18-Jul-15**||1-Aug-15**|
Anyone interested in applying can do so online through e-services: https://www.capnhq.gov/CAP.Events_NESA.Web/Form31.aspx. Additional information about NESA and the courses available this year can be found at: http://nesa.cap.gov/. Encampment completion is not a requirement to attend NESA.
Financial assistance is also available:
– Cadets can apply for financial assistance via the Cadet Encampment Assistance Program (CEAP). However, funds are almost exhausted for this program so cadets should apply immediately. It is likely funds will be gone by 05 JUNE if not sooner.
– NESA offers scholarships as well. Application forms are available in the NESA registration area in e-services.
– Members are encouraged to coordinate transportation. Corporate aircraft and vehicles may have their costs paid for pending prior approval by NESA.
If you have any additional questions please direct them to the NESA staff at NESA-ADMIN@nesa.cap.gov.