Complete details about the qualifications, duties and responsibilities of CAP Chaplains and CAP Character Development Instructors (CDIs) are found in the CAP Chaplain Service Handbook (CAPP 265-4). Please Note: References to Moral Leadership Officer (MLO) will be changed to Character Development Instructor (CDI) when this pamphlet is updated.
Are you submitting an application for appointment as a Chaplain (HC) or Character Development Instructor (CDI)? If so, please use the following application instructions and checklists to be sure all required documents are being submitted. You may also contact your Wing Chaplain for assistance if you have any specific questions regarding appointment requirements.
Character Development Instructor (CDI) Applicant All Character Development Instructor applicants must submit a complete CAPF 35A. Please reference the CAPF 35A Instructions and Character Development Instructor (CDI) Application Checklist.
2012 Chaplain Corps Region Staff Colleges
Click here for information on the 2012 Chaplain Corps Region Staff Colleges.
If you are asked to support a military unit you must follow these guidelines: Military Support Guidelines.
Chaplain, Colonel Charles Sharp, Former CAP Chief of Chaplains, has created these mentoring guides that you are welcomed to use:
Prayer and Religious Guidelines (PDF, 9kb)
Chaplain Mentoring Notebook (PDF, 72 kb)
Chaplain Mentoring Presentation Slides (Zipped PPT, 3 Mb)
MLO Mentoring Notebook (PDF, 68 kb)
MLO Mentoring Presentation Slides (Zipped PPT, 3 Mb)
CAPP 221 Series
*** Chaplain Specialty Track ***
CAPP 221, Chaplain Specialty Track Study Guide.
CAPP 221A, Technician Level Course: The CAP Chaplain, The Squadron Chaplain.
CAPP 221B, Senior Level Course: Chaplains Helping Chaplains, The Group and Wing Chaplain.
CAPP 221C, Master Level Course: Chaplains Inspiring Chaplains, The Region Chaplain.
Please visit CAP University to complete the courses listed above.
Flight Time: Values for Living
Click here to discover more about the June 2010 edition of the Flight Time: Values for Living (CAPP 265-2) guide.
"Values for Living" Archives
Click here to download the September 2006 and July 2004 editions of the Flight Time: Values for Living (CAPP 265-2) guide. This guide is a completely revised case study approach for character development.
Click here to download the "Values for Living" Moral Leadership lessons from 1972-81 and 1992-2002 (4 meg zipped file). Our thanks to CA Wing members, Pat Okawa and Paul Ward, for providing these excellent archives!
Click here to download the "Values for Living" Moral Leadership lessons from 1981 - 1989 (10.5 meg zipped file).
Ethics For Command Archives
Click here to download Values For Living and Ethics For Command (1 December 1996 edition).
Click here to download Ethics For Command (2 August 1993 edition).
CAP Chaplain Corps Policy & Regulations
CAP Chaplain Service Brief
Ethics and Leadership Brief
Sample Brief for Supporting National Guard
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