The EX is intended to practice cadets in the planning and conduct of Def at PI level within the framework of a CT whilst examining cadets’ understanding of following:

  1. Position Finding.
  2. Ground Description.
  3. Planning and conduct of Adv to Contact ops.
  4. Planning and conduct of Def ops.
  5. Detailed sitting of a PI in Def.
  6. Orders for the occupation of a Def posn.
  7. Occupation procedure.
  8. Preparation of a PI Def posn.
  9. Routine in Def.
  10. Surv at the PI level.
  11. Planning, prep and conduct of Patrols.
  12. Planning, prep and conduct of Wdr.