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Want to volunteer with the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps?

You Can Make a Difference

Want to join our efforts but not sure where to start? We are looking for adult volunteers! 

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Instructors/Adult Volunteers Requirements:

To join the NSCC Officer Corps applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Be at least 21 years old (NSCC Midshipmen 18-21).

  • Pass a criminal background check.

  • Be free of felony convictions.

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As an adult volunteer, you will get to be a part of an incredible organization. You will also have an opportunity for personal advancement.


Officers may either be civilians or military (active, reserve, or retired) with a knowledge of youth and interested in NSCC/NLCC training. Members of the Naval Reserve may qualify for drill credit and active duty for training orders (ADT) for participating in NSCC/NLCC activities. 

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