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S5 Plans & Programs

The squadron S5 serves to provide strategic, long-term planning methodology toward major and complex unit activities based on the Cadet Commander's intent for Cadet Detachment operations. 


  • Advising the Cadet Commander on the progress of unit operations and planning against milestones and suspense dates
  • Monitoring long-term planning affairs for significant events and projects
  • Maintenance of internal unit calendars and project trackers
  • Advisor and liaison between the unit's cadet corps and other units when conducting joint activities
  • Communication of external cadet opportunities (e.g., Encampment, Cadet Special Activities, etc.) and assisting cadets in registering to participate
  • Supporting the unit's Recruiting & Retention (RECREN) program by encouraging the planning and participation in fun, challenging, and rewarding cadet activities
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