The course content includes the following:

  • Inspection
  • Role of a senior NCO
  • Qualities of an NCO
  • Dress regulations
  • Discipline and morale
  • Welfare
  • Flight drill (personal and instructional)
  • Leadership theory and practical exercises

This course also incorporates the Air Cadet Intermediate Leadership Silver Badge.

To train and equip cadet sergeants with skills and knowledge to be effective Senior NCOs.

This course is for cadets who have been promoted to the rank of sergeant.


  • Completed the Junior NCO Course


  • Completed the Air Cadet Basic Leadership Bronze Badge

This is a weekend course, normally beginning on Friday evening and dispersing on Sunday afternoon.

This course is organised at wing level.
  • Residential courses are held at DTE Swynnerton or DMS Whittington.
  • Non-residential courses are held at MOD Stafford 4 Site.

Wing Warrant Officer, via squadron staff.