An extra-curricular activity serving the best opportunities in future.
What is NCC?
The National Cadet Corps (NCC) is the Indian military cadet corps which works to inculcate the qualities of discipline and patriotism among youth of the nation.
What is the aim of NCC?
Youth is the major factor that determines the overall success rate of a nation. NCC works towards the empowerment of country’s youth engaging them into the constructive activities that keep them away from any negative forces which may drive the youth towards some acts like drug addiction, terrorism or robberies. NCC works for the overall betterment and their energy can be harnessed towards something useful for them as well as the society.
Some of the main criteria at New Look Central School, where NCC works over to carve the nation builders, are stated below:
- Developing the character, discipline, leadership, courage, secular outlook and the spirit of adventure amongst the youth of the country.
- Training the young cadets to adopt leadership in every sphere of life so that they are always ready to serve their nation effectively and passionately.
- Providing a motivational environment to the youth to take up a career in the defence forces.
- Training the youth in social service activities like aid to the administration in times of calamities, preservation of environment and ecology, blood donation campaigns, literacy programs and construction and cleanliness drives.
- Campaigning against the social evils like dowry system, female foeticide, child marriage, child labour, drugs, etc, in the form of different Rallies
- Training the youth for disaster management and relief at the time of war and epidemics
What is the benefit of joining NCC for students?
NCC not only benefits the candidates in improving their overall personality but also puts the candidates on the priority list while being selected for a job in future.
Some prominent benefits of joining the NCC for students are listed below:
- Candidates are given preference while admission to the top colleges and universities all across the country.
- It will give a reflective preference in the Army.
- Candidate’s get a reservation in state government jobs.
- NCC develops all round confidence and responsibility among the cadets.
What training is provided at New Look Central School to NCC cadets?
- Candidates are trained in drill, shooting, physical fitness, first aid, map reading, sailing and camp training.
- Out of the entire training period, every cadet of the Senior and Junior Division has to undergo service training for a minimum period of 75% of total hours during the annual college and school session, which is compulsory for every cadet except in the case of some medical case.
- The best cadets are recommended to the battalion for Parasailing, mountaineering, trekking, hiking, Republic Day Camp, Youth Exchange Programmes etc.