CTLT is a four week leadership experience conducted at units in the Continental US, Alaska, Hawaii, and Europe. Students are placed in charge of a regular Army platoon of approxiamately 35 soldiers. The student's objective is to perform the leadership and management tasks necessary to train the platoon's soldiers and maintain it's equipment.
While in CTLT, cadets continue to receive a rate of pay and allowances equivalent to that received at National Advanced Leadership Camp. Transportation to and from the unit is provided. In addition, cadets stay in the Bachelor Officer Quarters and eat meals in the unit's dining facilities.
The experiences, insights and firsthand knowledge received will better prepare the cadet for his/her future as an officer. To attend CTLT a cadet must: