Cadet Training Assistant (CTA) program is comprised of handpicked POC cadets from across the country to work alongside Field Training Officers (FTO) in developing/evaluating cadets throughout the rigors of the two week Field Training (FT) program. FT is an integral component of the AFROTC curriculum, designed to test cadets physically, mentally, and emotionally. CTAs are expected to assist FTOs as they train, develop, and mentor cadets on a wide range of competencies which include: communication skills, wingman culture, team building, critical thinking, adaptability, and decision making. Training days for cadets extends from 0400-2000 every day