Welcome to 351 Silver Star Squadron!

Summer Course 2018

Update: If you have applied for a regular summer course, verify the applicant list to ensure your application has been received successfully. If your name is missing apply again using the link below.

Last chance: Application closes Sun 25 Feb

Regular Summer Course
Course Info Pamphlet (2018)

There may be opportunity to earn High School Coop credit(s) while attending a summer course. Details to follow.

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

Submit application form NLT Wed 7 Mar.

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.

Dayton, Ohio March Break Trip Informational Meeting
23 Feb 18
Where: Cafeteria Bur Oak Secondary School
When: Thu 1 Mar at 1900 HRS
Who: Cadets and Parents

Items to be discussed:

1. Confirmation of kit list and packing requirements
2. Daylight Savings Time - Sun 11 Mar
3. Schedule
4. Cadet dietary requirements
5. Passport & health card - reminders cadets with US Visa's must bring US $'s for border
6. Spending money and electronics
7. Squadron contact info while on the trip
8. Questions
Expires: 11 Mar 18
Summer Course Applicants
23 Feb 18
If you have applied for a regular summer course, verify the applicant list to ensure your application has been received successfully. If your name is missing apply again using the link below.

Last chance: Application closes Sun 25 Feb
Expires: 25 Feb 18
Squadron Ski / Snowboard Trip
15 Feb 18
351 will be headed to Mount St. Louis Moonstone on Sun 25 Feb for a ski / snowboard trip.
- Check Warning Order
- Sign up for activity
- Fee and form (page 3 of warning order) to SSC desk on 15 / 22 Feb once signed up.
- No nominal roll will be posted. Sign up will close once quota has been reached.
Expires: 25 Feb 18

Supply

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
- Aviation Day (1 of 2 days)
   4 / 25 Mar
- 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.