Foundation Course in NCC- Part II – Revised FYBFM Syllabus 2016

Foundation Course in NCC- Part II – Revised FYBFM Syllabus 2016

Modules at a Glance

Sr. No. Modules  No. of Lectures
 1  Disaster Management, Social Awareness and Community Development  10
 2  Health and Hygiene  10
 3  Drill with Arms  10
 4  Weapon Training  10
 5  Specialized Subject: Army Or Navy Or Air  05
 Total  45

Foundation Course in NCC- Part II – Syllabus Overview

Sr. No. Modules / Units
 1  Disaster Management, Social Awareness and Community Development
Disaster Management:
Desired outcome: The student shall gain basic information about civil defence organisation / NDMA & shall provide assistance to civil administration in various types of emergencies during natural / manmade disasters

• Civil Defence Organisation and Its Duties/ NDMA
• Types of Emergencies/ Natural Disaster
• Assistance during Natural / Other Calamities: Flood / Cyclone/ Earth Quake/Accident etc.
• ‘Avan’ model of NCC

Social Awareness and Community Development:
Desired outcome: The student shall have an understanding about social service and its need, about NGOs and shall participate in community action programmes for betterment of the community.

• Basics of Social Service, Weaker Sections of Our Society and Their Needs
• Social/ Rural Development Project: MNREGA, SGSY, NSAP etc.
• Contribution of Youth towards Social Welfare
• Civic Responsibilities
• Causes & Prevention of HIV/AIDS; Role of Youth

 2  Health and Hygiene
Desired outcome: The student shall be fully aware about personal health and hygiene lead a healthy life style and foster habits of restraint and self awareness.

• Structure and Functioning of the Human Body
• Hygiene and Sanitation (Personal and Food Hygiene)
• Infectious & Contagious Diseases & Their Prevention

 3  Drill with Arms
Desired outcome: The students will demonstrate the sense of discipline, improve bearing, smartness, turnout, develop the quality of immediate and implicit obedience of orders, with good reflexes.

• Attention, Stand at Ease and Stand Easy
• Getting on Parade with Rifle and Dressing at the Order
• Dismissing and Falling Out
• Ground / Take Up Arms
• Present From the Order and Vice-versa
• General Salute, Salami Shastra

 4  Weapon Training
Desired outcome: The student shall have basic knowledge of weapons and their use and handling.

• Characteristics of a Rifle / Rifle Ammunition and its Fire Power
• Stripping, Assembling, Care and Cleaning and Sight Setting of .22 rifle
• Stripping, Assembling, Care and Cleaning of 7.62mm SLR
• Loading, Cocking and Unloading
• The lying position, Holding and Aiming- I
• Trigger control and firing a shot
• Range procedure and safety precautions
• Short range firing, Aiming- II -Alteration of sight

 5  Specialized Subject: Army Or Navy Or Air
Desired outcome: The training shall instill patriotism, commitment and passion to serve the nation motivating the youth to join the defence forces.

It will also acquaint, expose & provide basic knowledge about armed, naval and air-force subjects

A. Map reading

• Introduction to types of Maps and Conventional signs
• Scales and Grid system
• Topographical forms and technical terms
• Relief, contours and Gradients
• Cardinal points and Types of North
• Types of bearings and use of Service Protractor
• Prismatic compass and its use and GPS
B. Field Craft and Battle Craft
• Introduction
• Judging distance
• Description of ground
• Recognition, Description and Indication of landmarks and targets


A. `Naval Communication
• Introduction to Naval Modern Communication, Purpose and Principles

# Introduction of Naval communication
# Duties of various communication sub-departments

• Semaphore

# Introduction of position of letters and prosigns
# Reading of messages
# Transmission of messages

B. Seamanship

• Anchor work

# Parts of Anchor and Cable, their identification

• Rigging

# Types of ropes and breaking strength- stowing, maintenance and securing of ropes
# Practical Bends and Hitches: Reef Knot, Half hitch, Clove Hitch, Rolling Hitch, Timber Hitch, Bow Line, Round Turn and Two half hitch and Bow line on the Bight and its basic elements and uses.
# Introduction to Shackles, Hooks, Blocks and Derricks, Coiling Down and Splicing of rope

C. Boat work

• Parts of Boat and Parts of an Oar
• Instruction on boat Pulling- Pulling orders
• Steering of boat under oars, Practical instruction on Boat Pulling, Precautions while pulling


A. Air frames

• Aircraft Controls
• Landing Gear

B. Instruments

• Basic Flight Instruments

C. Aircraft Particulars
• Aircraft Particulars (Type specific)

D. Aero modelling
• History of Aero modelling
• Materials used in Aero modelling
• Type of Aero models
• Flying/ Building of Aero models

Reference books for subject: Foundation Course in NCC- Part II

Foundation Course in NCC : ~ 
• Cadet’s Hand book – Common subject..all wings, BY DG NCC, New Delhi.
• Cadet’s Hand book – Specialised Subjects, Army, Navy, Air-force, BY DG NCC, New Delhi.
• NCC OTA Precise, BY DG NCC, New Delhi.
• “AVAN” Model of Disaster Mang.,VinayakDalvie, Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Urban Plan. andEnvStrat& Challenges, Elphinstone College, Jan 2007.
• Humanistic Tradition of India, N.L.Gupta, Mohit Publication, New Delhi
• Social psychology, Baron & Byrne, Pearson Publication, 12th Edition self awareness know yourself / insight (110) Group & Individuals (374) Group discussion
• Chanakya’s 7 Secrets of Leadership, Radhakrishanan Pillai and D.Shivnandhan, Jaico
• Social Psychology: Understanding Human Interaction, Baron, Robert A., (302/BAR/BYR),7th Edition
• Seven Habits of Highly Effective People., Covey , Stephen
• The Habit of Winning., Iyer , Prakash, Penguin , India ; 2011
• The Goal, Goldratt , Eliyahu, The Northriver press ; 1994
• Freedom Struggle, Chandra Bipin, National Book Trust 1972
• Freedom of Religion and The Indian Judiciary, Bachal V.M. , ShubhadaSaraswat, (362P)
• India 1996- A Reference Annual Govt. of India
• SahaSoneri Pane, Vinayak D. Savarkar
• Environmental Biology and Toxicology, P.D. Sharma., Rastogi Publication
• Environmental Science, S.C. Santra, New Central Book Agency
• National Cadet Corps (India), Lambert M. Surhone, Mariam T. Tennoe, Susan F. Henssonow, Betascript Publishing, 2011
• National Cadet Corps, Youth in Action (Google eBook), National Cadet Corps (India), Lancer Publishers, 2003
• Youth in Step: History of the National Cadet Corps, V. Longer, Lancer international, 1983 Original from the University of Michigan
• National Cadet Corps of India, Man Mohan Sharma, Vision Books, 1980 Original from the University of Michigan
• The National Cadet Corps Act, 1948, as Modify Up to the 1st July 1963, India, Government of India Press, 1963 (Military Law)
• Cadet Corps in India: Its Evolution and Impact, Satis Chandra Maikap, DarbariUdyog, 1979 Original from the University of California
• National Cadet Corps: 100 Years of Distinction, National Cadet Corps (Singapore), NCC
• The NCC, Singapore, National Cadet Corps Council, National Cadet Corps Council
• Grooming Tomorrow’s Leaders: National Cadet Corps, 1917-2006, R.S. Chhettri, Lancer Publishers, 2006
• National Civil Defence Cadet Corps, Lambert M. Surhone, Mariam T. Tennoe, Susan F. Henssonow, Betascript Publishing, 2011
• Discovery of India, Jawaharlal Nehru
• Health and Hygiene, Manoj. J.S., Agra University Publication
• Yoga for Healing, Venkateswaran P.S., Bombay:- Jaico Publishing House 1989
• Yoga Illustrated, New Delhi, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, 1995
• Yoga Practice, 1972, Shivnande Swami, Mumbai:- D.B. Taraporewala 1972
• Yoga of Patanjali-1979, Yardi M.R., Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute- 1974
• Sustainable Development (An Alternative Paradigm), Satpathy , N., Karnavati Publications , Ahmedabad
• Global Partners for Sustainable Development, Pachauri R.K & Srivastava L., Tata Energy Research Institute, New Delhi ; 1994, 1998
• Ecology and the Politics of survival : Conflict over Natural Resources in India, Shiva , Vandana, Sage Publications , California , 1991

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