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Encampment Commander

Captain Bradley M. Doubrava

Commander, 13th Cadet Training Group


Capt. Bradley Doubrava is the commander, 13th Cadet Training Group, Salina, Kansas. The mission of encampment is for cadets to develop leadership skills, investigate the aerospace sciences and related careers, commit to a habit of regular exercise, and solidify their moral character. The encampment also provides an immersion into the full challenges and opportunities of cadet life. Through activities such as rappelling, obstacle courses, firearms training, and the like, encampments encourage safe, calculated risk-taking in a safe environment. Encampment showcases the cadet program’s regimented, military-like training model in a positive, age-appropriate manner consistent with CAP and Air Force traditions. Capt. Doubrava is responsible for directing the overall encampment program by supervising the selection and training of the staff. He is responsible for the safety, fair treatment, and morale of all participants, while ensuring that the encampment operates in compliance with all CAP policies.


Squadron Learning School - December 2016
Corporate Learning Course - December 2016
Training Leaders of Cadets, Intermediate - September 2017
Region Staff College - December 2019

Dates of Rank

Cadet Major - October 2014
Senior Member - March 2015
First Lieutenant - June 2015
Captain - December 2017


1. Aerospace Education Officer, Smoky Hill Composite Squadron (January 2016 - present)
2. Commander, 10th Cadet Training Group (May 2018 - January 2019)
3. Commander, 11th Cadet Training Group (May 2019 - August 2019)
4. Deputy Commander for Cadets, Smoky Hill Composite Squadron (2019-present)
5. Commander, 12th Cadet Training Group (June 2020 - November 2020)
6. Commander, 13th Cadet Training Group (2021-present)


Air Force Organizational Excellence Award
Wing Commander's Commendation with one bronze propeller
CAP Achievement Award


(current as of 10 October 2021)

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