JAYCEE HR. SEC. SCHOOL COIMBATORE, TN, INDIA: JAYCEE HR. SEC. SCHOOL COIMBATORE, TN, INDIA WELCOME INAUGURATION OF NCC UNIT 14 JUNE 2012 NCC National Cadet Corps: NCC National Cadet Corps The Indian military cadet corps with its Headquarters at New Delhi . It is open to school and college students on voluntary basis. National Cadet Corps is a Tri-Services Organization, comprising the Army, Navy and Air Force, engaged in grooming the youth of the country into disciplined and patriotic citizens. NCC IN INDIA: NCC IN INDIA The National Cadet Corps in India is a voluntary organization which recruits cadets from high schools, colleges and Universities all over India. The Cadets are given basic military training in small arms and parades. The officers and cadets have no liability for active military service once they complete their course but are given preference over normal candidates during selections based on the achievements in the corps . HISTORY: HISTORY The NCC in India was formed with the National Cadet Corps Act of 1948. It was raised on 15 July 1948 . HISTORY…: HISTORY… In 1949, the Girls Division was raised in order to give equal opportunities to school and college going girls. The NCC was given an inter-service image in 1950 when the Air Wing was added, followed by the Naval Wing in 1952. HISTORY…: HISTORY… During Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 & Indo-Pakistani war of 1971, NCC cadets were second line of defense. They organized camp to assist ordnance factories, supplying arms and ammunition to the front and also were used as patrol parties to capture enemy paratroopers. The NCC cadets also worked hand in hand with the Civil defense authorities and actively took part in rescue works and traffic control . After 1965 and 1971 wars NCC syllabus was revised. Rather than just being second line of defense, NCC syllabus laid greater stress on developing quality of leadership and officer like qualities. The military training which the NCC cadets received was reduced and greater importance was given to other areas like social service and youth management . NCC FLAG: NCC FLAG NCC Flag Contains NCC Crest in gold in the middle, with the letters "NCC" encircled by a wreath of seventeen lotus with a background in Red, Blue and Light Blue. Red depicts the Army, Deep Blue depicts the Navy and Light Blue depicts the Air Force. The seventeen lotuses represent the 17 State Directorates. "Unity of Discipline" (Ekta aur Anushasan) is written at the bottom of the NCC Flag. MISSION: MISSION To Develop Character, Comradeship, Discipline, Leadership, Secular Outlook, Spirit of Adventure, and Ideals of Selfless Service amongst the Youth of the Country. To Create a Human Resource of Organized, Trained and Motivated Youth, To Provide Leadership in all Walks of life and be Always Available for the Service of the Nation. To Provide a Suitable Environment to Motivate the Youth to Take Up a Career in the Armed Forces. Aims of NCC: Aims of NCC To develop qualities of character, courage, comradeship, discipline, leadership, secular outlook, spirit of adventure and sportsmanship and the ideals of selfless service among the youth to make them useful citizen. To create a human resource of organized trained and motivated youth to provide leadership in all walks of life including the Armed Forces and be always available for the service of the nation. Motto of NCC: Motto of NCC Unity and Discipline (Ekta aur Anushasan) FOUR CARDINAL PRINCIPLES OF DISCIPLINE: FOUR CARDINAL PRINCIPLES OF DISCIPLINE Obey with a smile Be Punctual Work hard and without fuss Make no excuses and tell no lies OATH: OATH "I do hereby solemnly promise that I will serve my motherland most truly and loyally and that, I will abide by the rules and regulations of the National Cadet Crops. Further, under the command and control of my commanding officer, I will participate in every camp most sincerely and wholeheartedly". PLEDGE: PLEDGE We the cadet of the national cadet corps, do solemnly pledge that we shall always uphold the unity of India. We resolve to be disciplined and responsible citizen of our nation. We shall undertake positive community service in the spirit of selflessness and concern for our fellow beings. ORGANISATION OF NCC: ORGANISATION OF NCC DIRECTORATES: DIRECTORATES Andhra Pradesh Bihar & Jharkhand Delhi Gujarat Dadra & Nagar Haveli Jammu & Kashmir Karnataka & Goa Kerala & Lakshadweep Maharashtra Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh Orissa North East Region Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh Rajasthan Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, Andaman & Nicobar Uttar Pradesh West Bengal & Sikkim Units: Units These 17 Directorates are divided in total of 774 Units divided in three service groups Army, Naval and Air. Out of those 657 are Army, 59 Naval and 58 Air units. Type of Unit Number ARMD SQN 22 ARTY REGT 02 ARTY BTY 20 ENGR REGT 02 ENGR COY 11 SIG REGT 01 SIG COY 13 MED BN 02 MED COY 11 R&V REGT 03 R&V COY 15 EME BN 02 EME COY 06 CTR 11 CTC 12 INF BN 369 INF INDEP COY 46 GIRLS BN 97 GIRLS INDEP COY 12 STRENGTH: STRENGTH Army: Each battalion or unit of NCC consists of a number of platoons or coy. For senior division boys each platoon consists of 52 cadets and each coy consists 160 cadets. Each BN has 4 to 7 coys so each BN carries around 640 to 1120 cadets. A senior wing girls BN consists of 2 to 7 coy means a total of 320 to 1120 cadets. For junior division boys and junior wing girls each troop has 100 cadets and each BN has at least one troop. Navy: For senior division boys each BN or unit consists of 4 to 8 divisions and each division consists of 50 cadets. For senior wing girls similar arrangement exists as of senior division boys. For junior division boys and junior wing girls each BN has a troop of 100 cadets. Air: For senior division boys and senior wing girls each unit consists of at least 2 fleets each consists of 100 cadets. So each unit known as Squadron carries around 200 cadets. For junior wing girls and junior division boys each squadron has a troop consisted of 100 cadets. However, each unit can have up to 24 troops of senior division boys expanding their strength to 2400 cadets but this is maximum limit. CADET RANKS: CADET RANKS Army Navy Air Force Senior Under Officer Senior Cadet Captain Senior Under Officer Under Officer Junior Cadet Captain Cadet Under Officer Company Q/M Sergeant Petty Officer SM Warrant Officer Sergeant Leader Cadet Sergeant Corporal Cadet Class I Corporal Lance Corporal Cadet Class II Leading Flight Cadet Cadet Cadet Cadet JD boys and JW girls are given ranks up to Sergeant. Only SD boys and SW girls are given ranks above Sergeant. Associate NCC Officer: Associate NCC Officer Associate NCC Officers are given following ranks according to their seniority and their training. For colleges(in charge of SD & SW) Major Captain Lieutenant For schools(in charge of JD & JW) Chief Officer(equivalent of Subedar Major) 1st Officer 2nd Officer 3rd Officer Ranks in Senior Division NCC: Ranks in Senior Division NCC Cadet Senior Under Officer Cadet Under Officer Company Quarter Master Sergeant Sergeant Corporal Lance Corporal All others who joined NCC are commonly called as Cadets Equivalent Ranks in Senior Division NCC : Equivalent Ranks in Senior Division NCC Army wing Naval Wing Air wing Senior Under Officer Senior Cadet Caption Senior Under Officer Cadet Under Officer Junior Cadet Caption Cadet Under Officer Company Quarter Master Sergeant Petty Officer Sergeant Major Warrant Officer Sergeant Leader Cadet Sergeant Corporal Cadet Class I Corporal Lance Corporal Cadet Class II Leading Flight Cadet Cadet Cadet Cadet TRAINING: TRAINING Basic Training Drill Weapon Training Adventure Training Youth Exchange Programme TRAINING: TRAINING NCC CAMPS: NCC CAMPS Republic Day Camp (RDC) Combined Annual Training Camps (CATC) Social Service Camps (SSC) All India Summer Training Camps Advance Leadership Course Course At Himalaya Mountaineering Institute Darjeeling and Manali Para Troopers Camps Army Attachment Camp National Integration Camps (NIC) Heaking And Trekking Camps Thal Sainik Camp (TSC) Independence Day Camp (IDC) NCC SOCIAL SERVICE ACTIVITIES: NCC SOCIAL SERVICE ACTIVITIES Adult-education Tree plantation Blood donation Anti Dowry Rally Anti Female Infanticide Pledge Anti Leprosy Drive AIDS Awareness Rally Visit to Old Age Homes Slum clearance Disaster Management & Relief Village upliftment and various other social schemes. NCC SOCIAL SERVICE ACTIVITIES: NCC SOCIAL SERVICE ACTIVITIES Certification Program: Certification Program "A" Certificate Examination(Junior Division) "B" Certificate Examination(Senior Division) "C" Certificate Examination(Senior Division) Thank you! Jai Hind!: Thank you! Jai Hind!