Quarter Deck Number: 252-466-7355

Email: usn.cherrypoint.navhlthclincptnc.list.nhccp-astc@mail.mil

​Welcome to ASTC Cherry Point, NC

Aviation Survival Training Center (ASTC) Cherry Point is one of eight detachments of the Naval Survival Training Institute (NSTI). Students are provided safe, effective, fleet relevant aviation survival and human performance training focused on preventing the next mishap and increasing survivability. The training is conducted through didactic classroom lectures, in simulator based devices, and with a focus on practical application.

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SCHEDULE AHEAD OF TIME! CLASSES AND SEATING ARE LIMITED!!

 

 ASTC Cherry Point is a detachment of the Navy Medicine Operational Training Center, Naval Survival Training Institute, Pensacola FL. ASTC Cherry Point provides CNO directed Naval Aviation Survival Training Program and adjunctive aviation, aeromedical, and water survival training support for approved local, regional, Joint and OCONUS customers.

 

SCHEDULE AHEAD OF TIME! CLASSES AND SEATING ARE LIMITED!!

 

ASTC Cherry Point provides aviation survival and safety training for Navy and Marine Corps Aviation and supports all DoD activities. Training includes classroom or squadron lectures, simulator devices and a curriculum that emphasizes hands-on exposure to survival skills. MCAS Cherry Point is located on the Neuse River in Havelock North Carolina.

 

SCHEDULE AHEAD OF TIME! CLASSES AND SEATING ARE LIMITED!!

 

Scheduling note: Due to the rapidly changing COVID-19 environment the currently scheduled classes are limited and walk-ins are no longer accepted. We understand the demand for training is high and we are doing our best to accommodate the needs of our warfighters. We continue to monitor student demand and are exploring options to add capacity but what is shown on our website is our up to date availability. Check with you local NATOPS department on the status of any NASTP waivers from Commander Naval Air Forces that may impact your aviation readiness.

 

SCHEDULE AHEAD OF TIME! CLASSES AND SEATING ARE LIMITED!!

 

**COVID-19** SCHEDULE AHEAD OF TIME, CLASSES AND SEATING ARE LIMITED!!!!!!!!! Until further notice, all personnel outside the Jacksonville, New Bern, and Havelock, North Carolina area are required to complete a 14-day ROM prior to participation in ASTC training.

 

Additionally, personnel will not be authorized to enter the ASTC if:

 

         -Had close contact with a COVID-19 or suspected COVID-19 in the past 14 days.

 

         -Anyone one with flu like symptoms.

 

         -Anyone who screens positive on the student check-in sheet.

 

         -Refuses to wear a protective face covering (nose and mouth).

 

         -Anyone who has a temperature above 100 Degrees Fahrenheit

 

SCHEDULE AHEAD OF TIME! CLASSES AND SEATING ARE LIMITED!!

 

CNAF has released a limited NASTP waiver extending NASTP quals until 01 January 2021 for those that can't travel to an ASTC. Link to waiver found here.

 

14 day ROM shall be required for those who are not stationed at a base in Local Area i.e MCB Camp Lejeune or MCAS Cherry Point.. ROM may be completed in your domicile at originating location as long as bubble to bubble transportation and Local base lodging is utilized while attending class.

 

We continue do our best to serve the fleet by providing safe, effective, and relevant training. We appreciate your support!

 

SCHEDULE AHEAD OF TIME! CLASSES AND SEATING ARE LIMITED!!


Curriculum


Schedule

 

What to Bring

 

FLIGHT SUITS are the uniform of the day for all aviation personnel. Allpersonnel reporting for Aviation Survival Training must report with the following:

 

1.       NATOPS Training Jackets

 

2.       A current Aeromedical Clearance Notice ("Up-Chit") DD2992,

 

3.       Medical Clearance for Nonmilitary/Nonaircrew Personnel to Fly in USN/USMC Aircraft OPNAV 3710/18 or 6410/15.

 

4.       Appropriate swim attire and towel. Swim goggles and earplugs are not authorized for any water testing evaluation.


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5. NON-AIRCREW Device Request and Go-BY


6. USMC UWE Device Request and Go-BY


                 




All Classes begin at 0730 sharp. Please report to the ASTC no earlier than 0655 and no later than 0715.

 

NOTE!! It Is Each Student's Responsibility To Accurately Report Their Personal State Of Health And Physical Condition Upon Reporting ForTraining!!! Naval Aviation Survival Training is HIGH RISK training.

 

Training Start Time

 

 All Initial and Refresher Classes normally begin at 0730 sharp. Please be atthe ASTC NO LATER THAN 0715 for Check-in, Medical Screening and Record Checks.

 

NOTE! Please be on time. Students reporting AFTER 0715 may forfeit theirseats to stand-by students and may be rescheduled.

 

NOTE! In case of destructive weather, ASTC Cherry Point will follow Base policy for changes in operation/base closures. If you believe thatdestructive weather may affect training, information can be found on the main MCAS Cherry Point website or call the MCAS Cherry Point (252) 466 2811.

 

NOTE! No open sores, wounds, scabs, or bandages are allowed in the pool, to include recent small pox vaccinations. Any student with this issue will berescheduled to a later date.

 

Directions:

 

Directions to ASTC Cherry Point From the New Bern NC Airport (EWN): Departthe Craven Regional Airport passenger terminal to the first stop light at Hwy 70. Turn RIGHT or EAST on Hwy 70 to Havelock, approximately 17 miles.Proceed into Havelock to the intersection marked for the MCAS Cherry Point Main Gate on Fontana Blvd (Car wash on left, KFC on right).

 

Map

 

Local Directions: Proceed through the Main Gate on Roosevelt Blvd to "E" Street. (Landmarks: MCCS Complex on left). ASTC is 2 stop lights down "E"St. on left hand side of the corner of "E" and 4th Streets. Building 4065. Look for the yellow "ASTC" letters on the blue roll-up door.

 

 

Lodging

 

Bachelors Officers Quarters Telephone: (252)466-5169

 

Bachelors Enlisted Quarters Telephone: (252)466-3060

 

Naval Hospital Main Information: (252)466-0266

 

Aviation Medical Exams: (252)466-0368