For New Entry Cadets, the first year of their training. An introduction to the naval atmosphere through co-operation and fun.
The second year of training, for returning cadets. Training includes the beginning of peer leadership and more advanced naval knowledge.
The third year of training, developing a strong knowledge of Ship's Operations and the beginnings of instructional technique training, while increasing leadership abilities. Develops knowledge of advanced seamanship evolutions.
The fourth year, with a heavy focus on leadership and instructional techniques. Also an introduction to charting and navigation.
A two year, self-study program, with individual guidance from a mentor. Almost entirely on the job training, with minimal in-class training.