The U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps (USNSCC) is a national youth leadership development
organization that promotes interest and skill in naval disciplines while
instilling strong moral character and life skills through leadership
and technical programs modeled after the Navy's professional development
USNSCC is comprised of two programs. The Naval Sea Cadet Corps (NSCC) program is for young people ages 13 through the completion of high school. Also included under the USNSCC umbrella is our junior program the Navy League Cadet Corps (NLCC), for young people ages 10 through 13.
the request of the Department of the Navy, the Navy League of the
United States established the USNSCC in 1962 to "create a favorable
image of the Navy on the part of American youth".
Naval Sea Cadet Corps continues to further the image of our maritime
services by adhering to a standardized training program designed to: