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.

* Plan to arrive 30 min prior to departure time
* Verify names on FULL ITINERARY
Fri 19 Jul 12:00 PMIACE-UKFr: Pearson (YYZ)
To: London - Heathrow Airport (LHR)

* Please be on time picking up cadets
Fri 19 Jul 11:00 AMGTCFr: Trenton CTC
To: Residence
Fri 19 Jul 3:00 PMGTCFr: Trenton CTC
To: Scarborough HUB
Fri 26 Jul 1:00 PMBFSC
Fr: Blackdown CTC
To: Residence
Thu 8 Aug 11:57 AMIACE-UKFr: London - Heathrow Airport (LHR)
To: Pearson (YYZ)

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.

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 joiners 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).

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
CNE Warrior Day Parade
17 Jul 19
351 has a limited opportunity to participate in the Canadian National Exhibition Warriors Day Parade. This parade is an annual event paying tribute to members of the military, veterans, EMS, and cadets.

Participation is limited to 20 cadets and includes free admission to the CNE for the day.

Anticipated timing: Departure 0900 17 Aug 19, Return 1600 17 Aug 19.

Dress: C-2B.

Expires: 17 Aug 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.

Expires: 1 Sep 19


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 / 15-17 May (TBC)
- 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.