What exactly is the Officer Basic Course?

The OBC is an online course for CAP junior officers and NCOs (senior member) providing a wide overview of the organization, management and leadership topics, and is a requirement for completion of Level II (Davis Award) of the Professional Development Program. 

The OBC consists of three blocks of instruction:

1. Personal/Interpersonal Dimension of Leadership

2. Professional Dimension of Leadership

3. Organizational Dimension of Leadership

Each block contains several lessons, and it takes around 20 hours to complete the whole course online.

The course is located in CAP's Learning Management System.