CBSE Class 10 National Cadet Corps Syllabus 2022-23 (PDF Download)

CBSE Class 10 National Cadet Corps Syllabus 2022-23

Common Subject Syllabus 

Unit-1 : The NCC

Aim: To acquaint cadets with the aims and objectives of NCC

Scope: Introduction, aims, organization and general information about NCC

·        Aims and Objectives of NCC

·        Organization and Training and NCC Song

·        Incentives of Joining NCC

Unit-2 : National Integration and Awareness

Aim: To inculcate sense of patriotism, secular values and motivate cadets to contribute towards nation building through national unity and social cohesion

Scope: The concepts of National Interests, Objectives and integration, Unity in diversity and cultural heritage of India

·        Freedom Struggle and Nationalist Movement in India

·        Unity in Diversity

·        Famous Leaders of India

·        Contribution of Youth to Nation Building

Unit-3 : Civil Affairs

Aim: To train Cadets to assist Civil administration in performance of selective duties during disasters Scope: Basic information about civil defense organization and its duties, maintenance of essential services and providing assistance to civil administration in various types of emergencies during national disasters

·        Civil Defense Organization and its duties/ NDMA

·        Role of NCC during Natural Hazards/ Calamities

·        Fire Service and Fire Fighting

Unit-4 : Drill

Aim: To inculcate a sense of discipline, improve bearing, smartness, ant turnout and to develop the quality of immediate and implicit obedience to orders

Scope: All important basic aspects of drill including ceremonial drill, drill with arms and words of command Drill without Arms

·        General and Words of Command

·        Attention, Stand at Ease and Stand Easy, turning and inclining at the halt

·        Saluting at the halt

·        Getting on parade, dismissing and falling out

·        Turning on the march and wheeling

·        Individual word of command

Unit-5 : Weapon Training

Aim: To give elementary knowledge about rifles Scope: Basic knowledge about rifle and firing

·        Characteristics of a rifle/rifle ammunition and its fire power

·        The lying position and Holding

·        Aiming, range and figure target

·        Trigger control and firing a shot

·        Range precautions and safety precautions

·        Short range firing

Unit-6 : Adventure Training

Aim: To inculcate a sense of adventure and develop confidence, courage and determination Scope: To expose cadets to various adventure activities

·        Trekking including selection of route and administrative planning


·        Rock Climbing

Unit-7 : Personality Development and Leadership

Aim: To develop an all-round dynamic personality with adequate leadership traits to deal/ contribute effectively in all walks of life

Scope: Basic subjects of leadership with emphasis on self-awareness, life/soft skills, time management and character building

·        Introduction to Personality development

·        Factors influencing/ shaping personality: Physical, Social, Psychological and Philosophical

·        Critical and creative thinking

·        Communication skills: group discussions/ lectures

·        Effects of leadership with historical examples

·        Problem solving skills

·        Interview Skills

·        Importance of group and team work

·        Effective use of time

·        Coping with stress/ emotions

Unit-8 : Social Awareness Community Development

Aim: To teach cadets the values and skills involved in providing voluntary Social Service

Scope: Understanding of social service and its needs, knowledge about the weaker sections of our society and their requirements, about NGOs and contribution of youth towards social welfare

·        Literacy enhancement and poverty alleviation

·        Contribution of youth towards social welfare

·        Civic responsibilities

·        Drug abuse and trafficking

·        Causes and prevention of HIV/AIDS, Role of Youth

·        Corruption

·        Social evils viz. dowry/ female foeticide/ child abuse and trafficking etc.

·        Traffic control organization and anti-drunken driving

·        Provisions of child Act

Unit-9: Health and Hygiene

Aim: To instill respect and responsibility towards personal health and hygiene

Scope: Basic information of the human body, maintenance of health and hygiene, sanitation, disease and an elementary knowledge of First Aid and Nursing

·        Structure and functioning of the human body

·        Infectious and contagious diseases and its prevention

·        Basics of first aid in common medical emergencies

·        Wounds and fractures

·        Introduction to yoga and exercise

Unit-10 : Environment Awareness and Conservation

Aim: To sensitize the cadets on natural resource conservation and protection of environment Scope: Basic understanding of environment in general and waste management in particular, energy conservation, pollution control and wildlife conservation in particular

·        Natural resources – conservation and management

·        Water conservation and rain water harvesting

·        Waste management

·        Pollution control water, air, noise, soil


Specialized Subject (Army) Syllabus

Unit-1:Armed Forces

Aim: To acquaint cadets with theArmed Forces

Scope: Introductory and generalinformationabout theArmed Forces

•        Basicorganization of ArmedForces

•        Organizationof theArmy

•        BadgesandRanks

•        HonorsandAwards

•        Modes of entry into Army

Unit-2:Military History

Aim: To provide knowledge of renowned Military Generals, PVCs and Indo-Pak Wars Scope:Introduction tobiographies, famousIndian battlesand gallantry awards

•        Indian Army WarHeroes

•        Study of battles of Indo-Pakwar 1965, 1971 and Kargil

Unit-3:Map Reading

Aim: To teach cadetselementary map reading Scope:Basicunderstandingofmapsheetsandmapreadinginstrumentsanddevelopment of capabilityto usethem tocarry out simpleMapReading

•        Introduction to typesof Mapsand conventionalsigns.

•        Topographicalformsand technicalterms

•        CardinalpointsandTypesofNorth

•        Types of bearings and use of service protractor

Unit-4 : Field Craft and Battle Craft

Aim: To teach cadets elementary field craft and battle craft Scope: Basic field craft and battle craft

•        Introduction

•        Judging distance

•        Description ofground

•        Observation,camouflage andconcealment

•        Fieldsignals

•        Use of groundandmovement

•        Selectionofformations (Section formation)


Aim: To introducecadetsto thelatest trendsin thefield of communications Scope: Typesof communicationsand futuretrends

•        Means of communication


Specialized Subject (Navy) Syllabus

Unit-1:Naval Orientation

Aim: To imparttraining on Naval Organization.

Scope: History of Indian Naval Organizations,Rank structure,Indo-Pak War- 1971etc.

•        RankStructure and Badges- PBORto MCPOandEquivalent

•        RankStructure and Badges- Officersandequivalent

•        Mode of entry into IN

Unit-2: Naval Communication

Aim: To impart basic knowledge of Naval Communication.

Scope: Introduction to visual communication.


•        Semaphore, use of semaphore, introduction of various letter position, Reading of semaphore message,

•        Transmission of semaphore message


Aim: To impartbasicknowledge about Seamanship.

Scope: Introduction torigging, anchor work,partsof boatsand accessoriesetc.

•        Rigging

•        Fundamentalsof Steering- Steering orders, reportsand alterationofcourse

•        PartsofaSail- typesofsails

•        Partsof Whaler and Oar- Pullingorders

•        PartsofaCadetClass Dingy- sailingterms

Unit-4: Navigation

Aim: To impart basic knowledge to Naval Communication. Scope: Introduction to visual communication

•        Uses of Maps and Charts and its purpose

•        Instruments required for chart work

•        Markings on Chart, Light houses, buoys

Unit-5: Ship and Boat Modelling

Aim: To impart basic knowledge about Ship Modelling to cadets

Scope: Basic knowledge about reading of Diagrams and constriction of Ship Models

•        Practical Training on Static Models

•        Preparation of hull construction

•        Preparation of super structure


Specialized Subject (Air Force) Syllabus

Unit-1 :Air Campaigns

Aim: To introduce Air Campaigns of Air Force

•        Indo-PakWar-1971

•        Operation Safe Sagar


Aim: To in traduce various aircrafts of the Air Force Scope: Types, roles, variants of aircraft of the IAF

•        Fighters

•        Transport

•        Helicopters

Unit-3: Aero-modeling

Aim: To provide knowledge about Aero Modelling

Scope: History of aero modelling, materials used in different types of models

•        Materials used in Aero-modelling

•        Types of Aero-models

•        Flying/ Building of Aero-models


Aim: To give basic knowledge of Atmosphere Scope: Use of basic knowledge of Atmosphere

•        Atmosphere


Aim: To give basic knowledge of Air Navigation

Scope: Use of Maps and fundamentals of Map Reading from the air

·        Maps


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