CBSE Class 9 National Cadet Corps Syllabus 2022-23 (PDF Download)

CBSE Class 9 National Cadet Corps Syllabus 2022-23

Common Subjects 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

·        Religions, Culture, Traditions and Customs of India

·        National Integration: Importance and Necessity

·        Problems/ Challenges of National Integration

·        Images/ Slogans for National Integration

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

·        Types of Emergencies/ Natural Hazards

·        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

·        Saluting on the March 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

·        Stripping, assembling, care and cleaning and sight setting

·        Loading, cocking and unloading

·        The lying position and Holding

·        Aiming, range and figure target

·        Range precautions and safety precautions

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

·        Cycle expedition including selection of route and administrative planning



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

·        Self-Awareness-know yourself

·        Self-confidence, courage & self-conviction

·        Problem solving skills

·        Importance of group and team work

·        Effective use of time

·        Coping with stress/ emotions

·        Sociability: Social Skills

·        Characteristics of healthy personalities – ethics/ values

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

·        Basics of Social Service, and its needs

·        Contribution of youth towards social welfare

·        Civic responsibilities

·        Drug abuse and trafficking

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

·        Corruption

·        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

·        Hygiene and sanitation (Personal and Food Hygiene)

·        Physical and mental health

·        Infectious and contagious diseases and its prevention

·        Basics of first aid in common medical emergencies

·        Wounds and fractures

·        Introduction to yoga and exercise


Specialized Subject (Army) Syllabus

Unit 1: Armed Forces

Aim: To acquaint cadets with the Armed Forces

Scope: Introductory and general information about the Armed Forces

•        Basic organization of Armed Forces

•        Organization of the Army

•        Badges and Ranks

•        Honors and Awards

•        Modes of entry into Army

Unit 2: Military History

Aim: To provide knowledge of renowned Military Generals, PVCs and Indo-Pak Wars

Scope: Introduction to biographies, famous Indian battles and gallantry awards


•        Biographies of renowned generals (Carriappa/Manekshaw)

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

•        War movies

Unit-3: Map Reading

Aim: To teach cadets elementary map reading Scope:Basicunderstandingofmapsheetsandmapreadinginstrumentsanddevelopment of capability to use them to carry out simple Map Reading

•       Introduction to types of Maps and conventional signs.

•       Scales and grid system

•       Topographical forms and technical terms

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 of ground

•       Field signals

•       Use of ground and movement

•       Selection of formations (Section formation)

Unit-5: Communication

Aim: To introduce cadets to the latest trends in the field of communications Scope: Types of communications and future trends

•       Importance of communication

•       Means of communication


 Specialized Subject (Navy) Syllabus

Unit-1: Naval Orientation

Aim: To impart training on Naval Organization.

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

•        History of the Indian Navy (Gallantry Award Winners)

•        Organization of IN- NHQ, Commands and Ships

•        Organization on Board a Ship

•        Survival and Rescue-Life Safety Items onboard Ship, Life Raft

•       Life Boats and Distress Signals

Unit-2: Naval Communication

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

•        Introduction to Naval Communication

•        Phonetic Alphabet – Introduction and use

Unit-3: Seamanship

Aim: To impart basic knowledge about Seamanship.

Scope: Introduction to rigging, anchor work, parts of boats and accessories etc.

•        Rigging

•        Bends and Hitches: Reef Knot, Half Hitch, Clove Hitch,

•        Rolling Hitch, Timber Hitch, Bowline, Round Turn and

•        Two Half Hitches and Bow Line on the Bight and its basic element

Unit-4: Ship and Boat Modeling

Aim: To provide knowledge about Ship Modeling

Scope: Materials used in different types of models


•       Principles of Ship Modeling

•       Reading of a Ship Drawing of a Model

•       Views in blueprint

•       Measurement of superstructure and hull


Specialized Subject (Air Force) Syllabus

Unit-1: General Service Knowledge

Aim: To impart basic knowledge of IAF Scope: History and Organization of IAF

•        Development of Aviation

•        History of IAF

Unit-2: Air Campaigns

Aim: To impart basic knowledge of Air Campaigns Scope: History and Motivation.

•       Indo-PakWar-1971

•       Operation Safe Sagar

Unit-3: Aero-modeling

Aim: To provide knowledge about Aero Modelling

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

•        History of Aero-modelling

Unit-4: Principles of Flight

Aim: To introduce principles of flight

Scope: To impart knowledge about basic principles on which aviation is based

•       Introduction

•       Glossary of Terms

Unit-5: Parts of Aircraft

Aim: To provide knowledge of Aircraft Parts

Scope: Knowledge about the parts of aircraft to be flown

•       Parts of Aircraft

Unit-6: Aircraft Particulars

Aim: To provide knowledge of Aircraft Instruments

Scope: Knowledge about the aircraft to be flown including checks and procedures

•       Aircraft Particular Type, Specific

Unit-7: Airfield Layout

Aim: To provide knowledge of Airfields

Scope: Knowledge about the airfields to be flown including checks and procedures Airfield Layout

Unit-8: RT Procedure

Aim: To provide knowledge of wireless communication.

Scope: Knowledge about the communication is required for flying aircraft

•       RT Procedure

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