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Color Guard Academy


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The ALWG Color Guard Academy's mission is to prepare cadets to serve on the Color Guard to present the Nation's Colors while molding individual character and team development and represent the Civil Air Patrol. It is our mission to meet the Cadet Core Values and uphold the standards befitting all Civil Air Patrol Cadets.


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Event Description 

The vision of the ALWG Color Guard Academy is to train cadets on the finer points of Air Force-style drill and ceremony, impart timeless values of patriotism, community service, and personal honor. Through discipline, loyalty, and ethical conduct, the Color Guard will serve as an example for Civil Air Patrol Corps of Cadets and will exemplify traits of selfless service and honor. In the spirit of those cadets, past and present, who have dedicated their lives for the things we cherish, the ALWG CGA will proudly carry the colors - To Honor with Respect.

Event Details

When & Where

05-07 Oct 2018

16-18 Nov 2018

07-09 Dec 2018

18-20 Jan 2019

15-17 Feb 2019


Fridays 



Alabama Army National Guard Armory

198 Marietta Rd

Springville, AL 35146



Cadet Staff: $20

Students: $45 if tuition is received by 1 Nov 2018

$55 if tuition is paid after due date 
or on registration day

Tuition will be mailed to: 

Capt Kenneth McEntyre, CAP

106 Madison Dr

Trussville, AL 35173 

Make checks out to the Civil Air Patrol

 Registration Process

Closing Date : Wednesday 1 Nov 2018

Print and bring these completed forms and provide required information below.



Register NOW!


  Staff Applicants:

If a cadet would like to apply for a staff position, please list any training and CG experience in the remarks sections.

Rules & Other Helpful Info

Course Documents 


Transportation to and from the academy is up to the squadron or individual..  

Lodging Information

Lodging will be provided. The cadets will be sleeping on cots provided by the ANG. 
See equipment list for a list of equipment that the cadets will need to bring.

Uniform Of The Day

Blue Service Dress (Class A) uniform for Graduation, 17 Feb 2019

ABUs for all other events.


Inquires And Forward Completed Forms

Forward all questions and comments to Capt Kenneth McEntyre

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