Welcome to 351 Silver Star Squadron!

Summer Training 2019

Joining Instructions:
Joining Instructions for all cadets
- Blackdown
- Trenton
- Connaught
- Mountainview
- Staff cadet
Measles Immunization Letter for all cadets

Forms to bring to CTC
1) Personal Valuable Property Log
2) Medication Record (if applicable)
3) Cadet Transportation Form
4) Time-Off Authorization and Consent
5) Health Card
6) Offer of Participation
7) Immunization Record
* Follow instructions from Joining Instructions if there were discrepancies

Scarborough HUB
Centennial Recreation Centre-Scarborough
1967 Ellesmere Rd., Scarborough M1H 2W5

* Google / Bing Maps bring you to the curb on Ellesmere. Turn on Dolly Varden Blvd instead, or enter 227 Dolly Varden Blvd into GPS.

Intake
* Plan to arrive 30 min prior to departure time
* Verify names on FULL ITINERARY
Date
Time
CrseLocationBus

Exhaust
* Please be on time picking up cadets
Date
Time
CrseLocationBus
Thu 22 Aug 12:07 PMGPSFr: Debert CFTC
To: Pearson (YYZ)
T43
Fri 23 Aug 10:00 AMPPSFr: Mountainview CFTC
To: Residence
PAR



 
High School Credit Opportunity for Cadet Summer Training (Co-op)
Once cadets are selected and accept an offer of participation, they can apply for the co-op program separately through the UCDSB website.


 
Summer Training application period has passed.

Back-fills will commence once the original applications have been loaded. Cadets interested in the wait-list can submit a late application.

Air Cadet Summer Training Opportunities (2019)

CTC brochures:
- Trenton CTC
- Blackdown CTC
- AATC Canadore
- Connaught CTC
- Mountain View CFTC

Staff Cadet 2019

Staff Cadet application period has passed.

National Course 2019

National courses are scholarship courses for Level 3+ cadets with a selection process. Application period has passed.
National course handbook (2019)
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.

End-of-year / DoE Canoe Trip - Algonquin
08 Aug 19
351 is planning the first Duke of Ed silver journey at Algonquin Park 24-26 Aug 19. Additional spots may be available for other cadets based on past participation and performance.
- Check Warning Order
- Sign up for activity (FULL)
- Check Nominal Roll (Coming soon...)
- Submit signed permission form (in warning order) once selected on nominal roll.
Expires: 26 Aug 19
Gliding (08 Sep Morning - Borden)
07 Aug 19
First gliding opportunity of the new training year will be at Borden Cadet Flying Site.

- Check Warning Order
- Sign up for activity
- Check Nominal Roll (Coming soon...)
- Submit signed permission form (in warning order) once selected on nominal roll.

Each cadet should attend one glider flight each year as part of their aviation training.
* Cadets who have been on a glider flight this training year may be placed on waitlist until closer to the activity date.

Expires: 08 Sep 19
Recruiting 2019
17 Jul 19
351 will be holding two recruiting info / registration nights for 2019 on Mon 16 and Thu 19 Sep at Bur Oak Secondary School cafetorium starting 1900 hrs (7pm). It is required for new recruits to attend one of the two evenings along with completed forms and support documents. Please ensure you arrive at 1900 hrs and the whole evening may take approx 2 hours (presentation followed by paperwork).

IMPORTANT: All new recruits must be able to attend mandatory training on 22 Sep 2019 0800 to 1630 hrs at Markham District High School. Signup will be available shortly.

Transfers can be brought up to the AdmO and will be considered on case-by-case basis.

Enrollment forms and further instructions will be available closer to Sep.
Expires: 19 Sep 19
Registration Helpers
02 Jul 19
Any Level 4+ cadets wishing to help out with the registration nights (Mon 16 / Thu 19 Sep 19) can express their interest below. Cadets must be able to commit to both nights 1830 - 2130 hrs in order to ensure smooth operation. In the Remarks indicate your preference to help out with 1) Admin, 2) Computer data entry, or 3) Uniform measurements. Candidates will be contacted individually.

We're also looking for a cadet experienced in setting up computer / networking equipment. If interested, include your experience in the Remarks section as well.

Dress: C-2B.

Signup
Expires: 1 Sep 19

Supply

Cadets no longer with the squadron should return their washed uniform on supply or parade night and include the return form.

Mandatory Training

Mandatory trainings are required to advance a cadet's career and include:
- NCO development (Level 3 and up)
   22 Sep
- Recruit Day (New joiners)
   22 Sep
- Aircrew Survival (FTX) (1 of 2 weekends)
   4-6 Oct / 29-31 May
- Marksmanship Day (1 of 2 days)
   2 / 3 Nov
- Tagging days
  (2 half-day shifts each weekend)
   Fall: 18-20 Oct
   Spring: 17-19 Apr
- Remembrance Day Parade
   9 Nov
- Santa Claus Parade
   23 Nov (TBC)
- Annual Review
   7 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.
- 30 Sep, 21 / 28 Oct
- 21 / 28 Apr, 19 May

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