How To Join
Joining Civil Air Patrol
Joining Civil Air Patrol is easy, and a life-changing decision for those who choose to make the leap. There are a few requirements, however.
To join the Civil Air Patrol, you must be a legal resident of the United States of America, be at least 12 years of age, be able to pay the annual dues, and must have a favorable legal track record. If you can meet these few requirements, you can join CAP!
How to Join
There are a few steps you need to take in order to join the Civil Air Patrol
- Come to a squadron meeting! You can find information on where our squadron is located on the "Contact Us" page of our website. After you've attended three meetings, proceed to the next step.
- Complete the membership application. This will be provided by the squadron and can be filled out at a meeting.
- Submit the application. This will be done online at a squadron meeting.
Once you've completed those three steps, congratulations! You are now a member of the Civil Air Patrol, and can begin participating in activities and progressing through the program.