Civil Air Patrol

Safety

Douglas P Weitzel, Lt Col, CAP        Director of Safety         DPWeitzel@hotmail.com

THIS PAGE IS BEING UPDATED AFTER A LOSS OF DATA.  MOST LINKS ARE OUT OF DATE BUT YOU MAY FIND SOME GOOD INFORMATION.  JUST USE CAUTION.


REMEMBER:    CAPR 62-1 (3d)  CAP Safety Responsibilities and Procedures.      All CAP members must obtain a monthly 15 minute face-to-face briefing (or Make-up) before they may participate in any CAP activity (including unit meetings).

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CAP requires ALL Squadrons to conduct a yearly October Safety Down Day.   Clink on the link to download the Wing briefing.

October Safety Down Day and ORM Briefing (Click)


MANDATORY Form 78 Training Module & Test (Download) TRAINING WAS DUE BY 15 JULY 2009! OTHERWISE, YOU MAY PARTICIPATE IN ANY CAP ACTIVITY!

All NM Wing Senior Members (and Cadet drivers or pilots) MUST complete this training & simple Test  in the next 30 days at your next Squadron Meeting, before 15 July 09.   After that date, CAP activity will not be authorized (including flying, driving, etc) unless training & test are completed.   Sounds tough, but we can do it  !!!
COMMANDERS & SAFETY OFFICERS:  Download the Module and present at your next meeting, and submit group report per instructions in the Module.  You will receive the answer key by email.
INDIVIDUALS (who miss the training meeting):  Download the Module, take the training & test, and report your answers per instructions in the Module.

WHAT TO DO IN CASE OF AN ACCIDENT, INJURY, OR DAMAGED CAP PROPERTY?  . . . . .

1.  Prevent further injury to any individual.  
2.  Notify you immediate Commander / Safety Officer ASAP.   
3. Click  NMWS 62-2     Wing Supplement to CAPR 62-2  (12Jul08)  List of Phone #s to report a Mishap to Wing
4.  Click CAPR 62-2     Mishap Reporting Procedures (27Nov07)  Describes what constitutes a Mishap
 5. Click Form 78 Mishap Reporting (Online Instructions, Worksheet, or File Form 78)   
REMEMBER:  Any Mishap must be reported by online Form 78 within 48 hrs
 
 
Questions about the Form 78?   Click on Form 78 Training Module & Test for training.
 
 

 ATTN CAP PILOTS:     NM Wing SAFETY strongly encourages participation in the FAA Pilot Proficiency Program -WINGS  (Click for online tutorial) and more information.

The FAA Pilot Proficiency Program – WINGS  is designed to construct an pilot educational curriculum encompasing both KNOWLEDGE and FLIGHT skills suitable to your unique flight requirements as a pilot.   Completion of each phase qualifies as a Biennial Flight Review as well.

NEW!  Mandatory:  Aircraft Ground Handling Video (13 min) and 10 Question test is now required by CAP HQ of ALL Personnel involved with CAP Aircraft, Vehicles, Gliders, and all other CAP Assets.   Get HQ training Credit upon completion of easy online test.

SAFETY OFFICER DUTIES AND REQUIREMENTS

NEW!   ORM (Operational Risk Managment) Course Online and also the ORM Online Test and Certificates are now available.
 

QUARTERLY REPORTS DUE:  The NMWF17 Quarterly Safety Reports (Click for Form) are due EVERY QUARTER BY 31Mar, 30Jun, 30Sept, and 31Dec.  Please make sure you are current and EMAIL the form to the NM Wing Safety Officer JosPerea@aol.com

BASIC SAFETY OFFICER COURSE and BASIC SAFETY OFFICER TEST ONLINE: The BASIC Safety Officer Course (NMW Version) is now available for initial instruction, or for an annual “refresher” by new Safety Officers and Commanders.   New SE’s can also now take the BASIC Safety Officer Test online (this test must be completed within 90 days of being appointed as Squadron Safety Officer).

NEW!!!  SENIOR SAFETY OFFICER COURSE and now the new SENIOR SAFETY OFFICER TEST Online are now available for all Safety Officers and Commanders.

SAFETY OFFICERS START NOW!: The next Annual Safety Survey (click) can be submitted online anytime after 31 Oct 09 (but NLT due 31Jan10), covering the fiscal year Oct08-Sept09 time frame).  Start NOW by looking at the survey and gathering information.  (Ohterwise, log-on to www.capnhq.gov click on Safety Form 78, then click Safety Survey).


2009 SAFETY BRIEFINGS     Click on Title to View

Jan 09      Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and Death (ppt)
Feb 09      CAP Emergency Kits and Survival Kits (ppt)
Mar 09      Preventing Accidents and Incidents    (ppt)
April 09    Video:  Aircraft Ground Handing and 10 Question Test (Get NHQ Credit)
 
May 09    Tire Blowout Incident and Form 78 Accident Reporting (ppt)
June 09   Form 78 Training Module & Test (ppt) due BEFORE 15 July 09
July 09    Finish Form 78 Training Module & Test (ppt) due BEFORE 15 July 09
July 09    Aircraft Mishap Report, Form 78 / 79 Reporting Requirements (ppt)
Aug 09    Lightning Safety (ppt)
Sept 09  10 Deadly Brain Factors (ppt)
Oct 09   October Safety Down Day and ORM (ppt)
Nov 09
Dec 09   Aircraft Preflight and Wing Frost Dangers  (ppt)
Jan 2010 Carbon Monoxide Poisonings and Deaths  (ppt)

ARCHIVES:    2008 Safety BREIFINGS       Click on Title to View

Jan 08      NM Wing and National Accident Reports (ppt)
April 08    Aging Factors/Glass Cockpit/Mishap Summary (ppt)
June 08    Normal Approach to Landing (ppt)
July 08     Aircraft Mishap Report, Form 78 and 79 Requirements (ppt)
Aug  08    Lightning Safety  (ppt)
Sept 08    Operation CAPSafe and Form 78 Requirements   (ppt)
Oct 08      ORM Operational Risk Mangement, Oct 08 Sentinal (ppt)
Nov 08     Winter Safety, Safety Information Resources  (ppt) 
Dec 08     Winter Air & Ground Safety Hazards (ppt)

SAFETY e-BULLETIN BOARD   (Click to open)

The 09 Sentinel   Nov09    July09  June09   May09    March/April 09     Feb09    Nov/Dec 2008      Oct08      Achives (All Issues)
 Form 78 Mishap Reporting  and Instructions (Online Report Form)
 22 Safety and FAA Websites of Interest
CAPF 26 SAFETY IMPROVEMENT OR HAZARD REPORT  (Form)

FAA 8740-5 Improvement Form (On Screen Fillable Form)

 Safety Officer’s Resource Library

REGULATIONS
CAPR 62-1     Safety Resposibilities and Procedures (4Jun08)
NMWS 62-1     Wing Supplement to CAPR 62-1 (11July08)  Reports required of NMW Safety Officers
CAPR 62-2     Mishap Reporting Procedures (27Nov07)
NMWS 62-2     Wing Supplement to CAPR 62-2  (12Jul08)  List of Phone #s to report a Mishap
CAPR 20-1     Organization of CAP   29May2000 ( 47pp pdf)
CAPR 77-1    Operation and Maintenance of CAP Vehicles  1 SEP 2003, Change 1 23July08 (27 pp pdf)

CAPP 217      Safety Officer Specialty Tract Study Guide (5 pp pdf), new 10Feb09
GUIDES AND BOOKLETS
Booklet:  Family Disaster Plan          (Allows you to save valuable emergency safety information)
Civil Air Patrol Guide to Operational Risk Management 
Safety Officer’s Briefing Book                (Extensive Compilation of Safety Briefings, 140 pp, pdf)
A-Z Safety Topics   Naval Safety Center                 (Extensive compilation of Safety topics, web link)
USEFUL FORMS
Form:    NMWF17  Quarterly Safety Report    (Due 31Mar, 30June, 30Sep, 31Dec)  (Word, 1p)
Form:      Online Annual Safety Survey  (Due 31Jan09)   Login, Click Safety Form 78, Safety Survey
Form:     CAPF 26 Safety Improvement or Hazard Report
Form:     FAA 8740-5 Safety Improvement Form
Form:    For Reporting an Aircraft Accident or Incident to the NTSB
Form:     Form 78 Printable Work Sheet Only (for  gathering Mishap Reporting details)

 

Safety Officer Basic and Senior COURSES and EXAMS

COURSE:  Take the BASIC Safety Officer Course, NM Wing Edition   (ppt, 54 slides, 1 hour) 
COURSE:  Take the BASIC Safety Officer Course (CAP national Website)   ppt, 54 slides, 1 hour)
COURSE:  Take the SENIOR Safety Officer Course (CAP National Website)  ppt slides or pdf, 1 hour)
COURSE:  ORM (Operational Risk Management) Online Course (CAP National Website) ppt, 1/2 hour
 
EXAM:      Take the BASIC Safety Officer Online Exam (must be completed within 90 days of new SE appointment)
EXAM:   Take the SENIOR Safety Officer Online Exam + Certificate
EXAM:  ORM (Operational Risk Mangement) Online Exam + Certificate
 
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Other Helpful links:
Safety Down 2007 Notice from National Commander (pdf)
NTSB PART 830–NOTIFICATION AND REPORTING OF AIRCRAFT ACCIDENTS OR INCIDENTS
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