Welcome to 351 Silver Star Squadron!

Summer Course 2018

Regular Summer Course
Course Info Pamphlet (2018)
Summer Course Coop Credit: Scroll to Summer Cadet Coop Information & Registration Forms

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.

Staff Cadet

Staff cadet application period has passed.
Late applications may be considered by CTC. Follow instructions in application form.

Staff Cadet positions:
Trenton CTC
Blackdown CTC
Connaught CTC
HMCS Ontario
Canadore AATC
Mountainview CFTC

National Course

National course handbook

National course application period has passed.
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.

OAC Scholarship Opportunities
17 Mar 18
The Ontario Aerospace Council is pleased to be able to offer four scholarships for the 2018-2019 Academic Year for students going into or currently enrolled in an aerospace studies program at a post-secondary institution (college or university) in Ontario. The value of each scholarship is $2,000.00 CAD.

Additional Information
Expires: 4 May 18
TRENTON CTC 2018: Cadet Training Centre WO1 and Section WO2 Applications
17 Mar 18
Cadet applied to Trenton staff cadet for WO1 / WO2 positions email cadetstaff[at]351silverstar.com ASAP for further instructions.
Expires: 22 Mar 18.
Milliken Mills High School 8 Mar / 5 Apr
03 Mar 18
Training night for Thu 8 Mar / 5 Apr will be at Milliken Mills High School.

Expires: 5 Apr 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.