In accordance with the National Youth Policy which envisages that the youth of the country should spend at least one fifth of their total time spent in an educational institution, on out door activities, our Respected Founder President has directed that a seven days compulsory Military Training Camp for all PG students of Amity institutions be organized . Accordingly, The Amity Indian Military Education Society has established a Military Training Camp in tented accommodation, at the Amity Education Valley Manesar, to give the PG Students an exposure to outdoor life in a natural habitat and fulfill some of the objectives as enshrined in the National Youth Policy. The military training camp is named as “Amity Green Horns Military Training Camp”.
General Instructions contained in the subsequent paragraphs are guidelines to be followed by the participants to enable them to draw maximum benefit and for smooth running of the camp. All participants are expected to read these instructions carefully prior to setting out for the Camp.
The aim of Military Training Camp is:-
To inculcate an essence of camaraderie and brotherhood amongst the PG students of different Amity Institutions.
To bring in Synergy and Team Spirit among participants.
To provide an opportunity to the participants to understand the work ethos and the broader details about the Armed Forces.
To provide facilities for adventure related training and sports activities in an eco – friendly and pollution free environment.
To expose the students to subjects of general awareness such as disaster management, Nuclear, Biological, Chemical and Radiological Threat and counter measures etc.
To inculcate the habit of participation in group activities and group discussions.
To expose the students to the essentials of physical well-being and fitness.
CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE
On successful completion of the camp, all participants will be issued a Certificate duly signed by the Founder President.
ORGANISATION OF CAMP
For smooth running of the camp, following training and administrative staff has been placed at Amity Education Valley, Manesar:-
I. Camp Commandant Col Ravinder Singh
II. Camp Administrative JCO Subedar K S Shekhawat
III. Training Staff Four to five senior retired Army Instructors
The Camp Commandant stays at AEV Manesar. He is responsible for the day today conduct of the camp. All participants will ensure that the instructions and orders issued by him are fully adhered to.
Queries and assistance if any, will be addressed to the Camp Commandant.
The Camp will be held for a duration of seven days, including the day of arrival and departure. The camp usually commences on Sunday and concludes on Saturday.
At the beginning of the academic session, DG AIMES will issue a tentative schedule of MT Camps spreading from first week of Sep to mid April. Based on the overall schedule of the training camps, all Amity institutions are required to project their requirement of vacancies both for boys and girls, for MTC at the beginning of the academic year. While projecting the requirement of vacancies, institutes will also indicate total number of enrolled students in their respective institutes or the programme, as the case may be.
Firm detailment on Military Training will be intimated to the institutions concerned through letter/e-mail. On receipt of the same, the Institutions will nominate a ‘Faculty Member In Charge’ for the camp who will brief the students being detailed for Military Training, about the essential details of the camp, expected code of conduct and preparations for the Camp.
The institutions will submit nominal rolls of students attending the Camp in duplicate which must reach the office of the Director General, Amity Indian Military Education Society located in ‘D’ Block (Fourth Floor), Sector-125 Campus, Noida, at least 4 days before the date of commencement of the camp. Indemnity Bonds as per specimen attached, duly signed by each participant and their parents/guardians will be submitted along with the nominal roll of the students attending the camp.
Each institution will also nominate minimum one faculty member to accompany the students who would stay with them for the entire duration of the Camp. Such faculty member will be responsible to ensure that their students are fully briefed on all aspects as enumerated in these general instructions. In case of any query / assistance the faculty member should contact the camp commandant. Children and family members of the faculty are not allowed on the camp.
Students earmarked for Military Training accompanied by the nominated faculty member should arrive at Amity Education Valley under arrangements of the respective institutions by 11.00 am on the first day of the camp. On arrival, the students will be grouped into platoons and sections by the Camp Commandant.
The Camp is established under tentage. Each tent has the capacity to accommodate 8 students. Tents will be allotted as per platoons and sections. Separate tents for the faculty have been earmarked, in the camp area.
Participants are required to be present in the camp for all seven days. However, on extreme medical grounds or other genuine/compassionate cases, a participant may be allowed to leave the camp for a maximum of one night. Any one missing the camp for more than one night, will be marked absent. Such candidates will not be issued the certificate of having attended the camp.
During the course of training, select students will be given appointments of Company Under Officer, Platoon Under Officer and Section Commanders, to develop qualities of leadership. All participants are expected to obey the orders and instructions issued by these appointments. For the duration of training, students will be addressed as Cadets.