Cadet Coursework

E-2: Seaman Apprentice (SA) (E-2)


Description
The following course of study will prepare E-1 Seaman Recruits for Recruit Training and promotion to E-2 Seaman Apprentice.

Content
  • Section 1: E-2 Introduction
  • Welcome to E-2 Seaman Apprentice (SA)
  • The Sailor's Creed
  • US Navy Core Values
  • Section 2: E-2 General Military Knowledge
  • Navigation: E-2 General Military Knowledge
  • Section 2a: E-2 Customs and Courtesies
  • Homeport: E-2 Customs and Courtesies
  • Lesson 1: Military Bearing
  • Lesson 2: Flag Etiquette
  • Lesson 3: Symbolic Communication
  • Lesson 4: The 11 General Orders
  • Lesson 5: Dossier on the Age of Sail
  • Port of Call: E-2 Customs and Courtesies
  • Shore Leave: E-2 Customs and Courtesies
  • Section 2b: E-2 Military Drill and Ceremony
  • Homeport: E-2 Drill and Ceremony
  • Lesson 1: Command Delivery
  • Lesson 2: Purpose of Drill
  • Lesson 3: Spacing
  • Port of Call: E-2 Drill and Ceremony
  • Shore Leave: E-2 Drill and Ceremony
  • Section 2c: E-2 Basic Seamanship
  • Homeport: E-2 Basic Seamanship
  • Lesson 2: Deck Equipment
  • Lesson 3: Basic Knots
  • Lesson 4: Watchstanding
  • Lesson 5: Classification of Naval Vessels
  • Lesson 6: Parts of a Ship
  • Port of Call: E-2 Basic Seamanship
  • Shore Leave: E-2 Basic Seamanship
  • Section 2D: E-2 Basic Leadership
  • Homeport: E-2 Basic Leadership
  • Lesson 2: Followership
  • Lesson 3: USMC Leadership Traits
  • Port of Call: Basic Leadership
  • Shore Leave: Basic Leadership
  • Section 3: E-2 Personal and Professional Conduct
  • Navigation: E-2 Personal and Professional Conduct
  • Section 3a: E-2 Health and Wellness
  • Homeport: Health and Wellness
  • Lesson 1: Grooming Standards
  • Lesson 2: Uniform
  • Lesson 3: Rolling Your Sleeves
  • Lesson 4: Boots and Shoes
  • Lesson 5: The Neckerchief
  • Lesson 6: Packing and Uniform Care
  • Lesson 7: Physical Fitness Training
  • Port of Call: E-2 Health and Wellness
  • Shore Leave: E-2 Health and Wellness
  • Section 3b: E-2 Personal Conduct and Safety
  • Homeport: E-2 Personal Conduct and Safety
  • Lesson 1: Basic First Aid
  • Lesson 2: Misuse of Drugs and Alcohol
  • Lesson 3: Hazing and Harassment
  • Port of Call: E-2 Personal Conduct and Safety
  • Shore Leave: E-2 Personal Conduct and Safety
  • Section 4: E-2 Chart Your Course
  • Homeport: Chart Your Course
  • Lesson 1: Maritime Services
  • Lesson 2: Military Ranks
  • Lesson 3: Navy Organization
  • Lesson 4: Navy Career Pathways
  • Port of Call: E-2 Navy Careers
  • Section 7: E-2 Promotion Assessment
  • Final Port of Call: E-2 Seaman Apprentice
  • E-2 Course Review Survey
  • E-2 Performance Standards Document
  • E-2 Final Advancement Assessment chain of command
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
Prerequisites