1. Read the advancement requirements
  2. Set goals (i.e. C/PO3 for Freshmen)
  3. Attend monthly training sessions in the fall and spring
  4. Train with Training Officer and officers who have achieved C/CPO
  5. Work diligently and persistently at home and school
  6. Complete the advancement tests at training sessions

Questions concerning training or Advancement and Chain of Command webpages? Contact Cadet Training Officer Robert Xu at

C/Petty Officer First Class

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C/Chief Petty Officer

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