Soldiers will receive an officer’s commission after they have completed the California Army National Guard OCS Program and their request for commission is approved by National Guard Bureau.
The drilling months of November through February are focused on assisting OCS applicants, also known as Potential Officer Candidates (POC), to meet the requirements for OCS entrance. POCs are accepted into the OCS program after the following have been completed:
The following OCS Application documents must be completed and accepted prior to acceptance into the OCS program. The time required to accept these forms necessitates their transmittal by November. Click on the links to download the forms and instructions.