Welcome to 351 Silver Star Squadron!

Recruiting 2020

351 will be delivering the Air Cadet program virtually this year!

If you are interested in joining us, leave your contact with our Admin Officer.

Recruit registration forms and instructions.
Recorded recruiting material to help prepare for the session.

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

For the time being, check our Facebook page to know more about what we do!
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.

351 Flag Party Recruiting
9 Jan 21

Who are those people holding a Canadian flag and other colourful banners? Are those cadets carrying rifles?!? Yes! We are the 351 Flag Party!

Hey 351, the Flag Party this year will be starting on Monday, 18 Jan from 1900 to 2030hrs weekly.

This year is going to be slightly different with a focus not only on flag party drill, but other aspects of the cadet program such as leadership, teaching skills, and most importantly, fun! Join us for this unique opportunity.

Sign up for activity
Expires: 18 Jan 21

Cadet Activity Program (CAP) - March 2021
13 Dec 20
The Cadet Activities Program (CAP) is a community based program that leverages local opportunities and conditions to provide an alternate in-person experience intended to augment available traditional local, regional, and national cadet training. It will be delivered in multiple serials during the spring (March Break) and summer 2021.

Level 1 & 2 cadets have priority; although other cadets can also sign up.

Staff cadet opportunities are available.

- Check Warning Order
- Sign up for Course Cadet
- Sign up for Staff Cadet
- Check Nominal Roll (Coming soon...)

If in-person activities resume by March, the squadron will also run day activities for other cadets. Stay tuned!
Expires: 18 Jan 21
Fundraise while online shopping!
3 Dec 20
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Or enter this code: 22V5M9

Want to learn more? Check out this 2 minute video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vTO_Qg4n80
In-person start postponed
17 Oct 20
30 Sep update: With COVID cases on the rise, we are postponing our in-person start date until such a time that the case count subsides. In-person lessons and activities will be rescheduled for later in the training year.

The Cadet organization is committed to the safety of our cadets and staff. We understand everyone's desire to be together and will strive to do so when the health-risk drops to an acceptable level.

Weekly virtual training will commence (with the exception of holidays).

Any COVID test and/or required isolation are to be reported to the squadron via the Contact Us page as soon as tests and/or isolation is advised; and again when test results are available.

Supply

Cadets with with ill-fitting uniform parts can submit requests for exchange for a size that fits from the dashboard: Click Exchange at the bottom of the dashboard under Supply.
Make sure your dress is up to standard before the new training year.

Dress Regulations


Cadets no longer with the squadron should return their washed uniform on supply 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)
    Regular Thu training
- New joiner day
    Regular Thu training
- Aircrew Survival (FTX) (1 of 2 days)
    Level 1 / 2: TBD
    Level 3 / 4: 15 / 16 May
- Marksmanship Day (1 of 2 days)
    5 / 6 Dec
- Tagging days
  (2 half-day shifts each weekend)
   Cancelled
- Remembrance Day Parade
   TBD (Virtual)
- Santa Claus Parade
   TBD
- Annual Review
   TBD

- Other mandatory training as announced in the year