Foundation Course in NCC – Part II – Revised FYBBI Syllabus 2016

Foundation Course in NCC – Part II – Revised FYBBI 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

  1. 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
  1. Field Craft and Battle Craft
  • Introduction
  • Judging distance
  • Description of ground
  • Recognition, Description and Indication of landmarks and targets



  1. 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
  1. 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
  1. 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



  1. Air frames
  • Aircraft Controls
  • Landing Gear
  1. Instruments
  • Basic Flight Instruments
  1. Aircraft Particulars
  • Aircraft Particulars (Type specific)
  1. 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., Vinayak Dalvie, Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Urban Plan. and Env Strat & 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. , Shubhada Saraswat, (362P)
  • India 1996- A Reference Annual Govt. of India
  • Saha Soneri 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, Darbari Udyog, 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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