Lt Ng here back on the blog after a long hiatus. I just wanted to summarize a few points and add more detail to what we covered at the Summer Training Success Workshop.
Remember that we have three goals at Summer Training. They are (in order of importance):
- Stay safe and have fun
- Learn lots and bring that knowledge home
- Going above and beyond in academic achievement on your course
Three Things At All Times: Pen, Paper, Watch
- It gives you a remember of all critical items of the tasking, because you will forget them at some point. Especially if the task is long or a few hours away.
- It lets the person giving the briefing know that you are paying attention and are motivated to complete the task well.
Be Better Than On Time
Communicate Everything. Absolutely Everything.
Don't know how to iron? Ask a staff cadet to teach you. If they aren't able to, ask someone else.