What is Sea Cadets?
Sea Cadets is a program offered by the Department of National Defense and the Navy League of Canada to Canadian youth aged 12-18 years old and the program is offered at NO COST to the cadets or parents / guardians.
As a Cadet, youth will have the opportunity to participate in various forms of activities and training. Training opportunities will involve aspects of citizenship, physical fitness, sailing, seamanship, marksmanship, drill, naval knowledge and music. Each phase or year of training, will allow cadets to develops and practice different leadership and teamworking skills.
The local training program follows the school calendar, running from September till June. Additional training opportunities may also be avalible to cadets in the form of summer training centres. or participate in Navy, Tall Ship or Coast Guard Deployments.
December will be a busy month! In addition to Regular Thursday Night Training, Saturday Morning Band Practice and Friday Night Communications Training, there are a few major activities planned.
Sports and Fitness Day - Sunday December 11th @ 0900 - 1430 hrs (9am-230pm)
This event is manditory training and is open to all cadets.
ALL CADETS MUST PARTICIPATE IN FITNESS TESTING EVERY YEAR IN ORDER TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR PROMOTION!
Winter Mess Dinner - Saturday December 17th @1800 - 2030 hrs (6pm-8:30pm)
This event is optional training and is open to all cadets.
First Aid Course - December 27th / 28th @ 0900 - 1600 hrs (9am - 4pm)
This training is available to all cadets however spots are limited. Those cadets who are interested in putting their name forward for a spot need to either sign up on the sheet in the main entrance or contact the Commanding Officer ASAP. The Commanding Officer will be selecting cadets to fill the course spots and informing them shortly.