Combat Water Survival

The cadets of the Viking Batallion participate in the Army Combat Water Survival Training (CWST). This training includes several events:

-10 Minute Swim

-25 Meter Rifle Swim

-Equipment Ditch

-Water Treading

-5 Meter Drop  

This training is designed to ensure that cadets have the fundamental water survival skills necessary to lead soldiers and survive on the battlefield.