Welcome to 351 Silver Star Squadron!

Summer Course 2018

Location: TBD

* Plan to arrive 30 min prior to departure time

* Please be on time picking up cadets

Regular Summer Course
Course Info Pamphlet (2018)
Summer Course Coop Credit

Cadets must be aware that not completing a level by end of year (e.g. not completing all mandatory training) may lead to course eligibility no longer being satisfied and result in automatic removal from course.

Joining Instructions
Eastern Region

Staff Cadet

Joining Instructions
Staff Cadet

National Course

National course handbook
The 351 Silver Star Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron is located in the vibrant community of Unionville, within the City of Markham, Ontario.

The Cadet program provides a dynamic and structured activity to Canadian youth. To find out more about our squadron, please visit our FAQ and About Us pages.

If you are between the age of 12 to 18 and are interested in joining us, please visit our Join page. Feel free to visit one of our Thursday training nights. to see what we are all about!

All of our cadet activities are supervised by screened adults. In order to continue to provide a safe and encouraging environment for our cadets, we need your help. Many of our staffs are parents of cadets with no previous experience. Contact us now to get involved.

Visit these pages to find out more.

Join as a CIC Officer
Join as a Civilian Instructor
Join as a Civilian Volunteer

We rely on local supporters in many ways to help run the squadron smoothly. Please visit the supporters page to see how you can contribute to our success.

Power famil flights
30 May 18
Update: Signup link was down for past few days; has been fixed. No fixed signup deadlines; but selected cadets will be contacted individually.

351 will conduct a handful of power famil flights in the month of Jun / Jul for cadets interested in the flying scholarship program. There are some backseat passenger spots available for junior cadets.

Warning Order

If interested, sign up online and you will be contacted individually to arrange for time / location. Sign up for all available dates / times as weather cancellations are the norm. Priority will be given to cadets with interest to apply for glider / power scholarships next year. Provide a line in the signup remarks indicating why you are interested in the scholarships; as well as your weight in lbs.

Pilot Scholarships eligibility
Page 2 of Course Info Pamphlet

Expires: 15 Jul 18


There is currently no supply night scheduled. Please check back again later.

Mandatory Training

Mandatory trainings are required to advance a cadet's career and include:
- NCO development (Level 3 and up)
   17 Sep
- Mandatory FTX (1 of 2 weekends)
   6-8 Oct / 11-13 May
- Marksmanship Day (1 of 2 days)
   2 Dec / 3 Dec
- Tagging days
  (2 half-day shifts each weekend)
   Fall: 20-22 Oct
   Spring: 20-22 Apr
- Remembrance Day Parade
   11 Nov
- Santa Claus Parade
   25 Nov
- Annual Review Practices
   Sun May afternoons
- Annual Review
   3 Jun

- Other mandatory training as announced in the year

Attendance is strictly required.

Gliding Days

Cadets get an intro flight in a glider, learn about flying, and have some outdoor sports fun.
- 1 / 22 / 29 Oct
- 29 Apr, 26 May, 10 Jun

All cadets should attend at least 1 gliding day each year.