Phase 4 Training Resources
Welcome to Phase Four! This year is all about the developing your skills as a team member to transition you to a team leader and instructor.
Watch the video below from the Commander of the Canadian Army about becoming "they".
Requirements for Promotion to Petty Officer First Class (PO1)
In order to be promoted to Petty Officer First Class, individual cadets must have the following:
- Minimum 6 months spent at their previous rank;
- Completion of all Phase 4 Training PO's (including: passing the PO 409 - Instruction Performance Check, attending a nautical weekend, participating in a fitness assessment, participating in a marksmanship night, and more);
- Score of at least "Completed without difficulty" on PO 403 - Leadership Performance Check; and,
- A valid and recent participation in the Cadet Fitness Assessment within the year prior to promotion date.
PO1 promotions typically take place at the end of the Phase 4 training year, once all requirements are met.
SMESC - Forming and Issuing Orders
SMESC - This is used to help us form and issue orders, when ever you are given a task take the time to think of SMESC then use the format to issue orders to your team.