Welcome to 351 Silver Star Squadron!

In-person procedures

Prior to leaving the house
- Check announcements on website & email to confirm no updates.
- Complete self-assessment tool, and submit declaration of NO symptoms.
  - Names checked against declarations SAME DAY at the door.
- Bring a mask.
- Use the washroom. Washroom facilities at locations will be limited.
- If a COVID test is done for any reason, report the occurance. Report the test result when available.

At location
- Wear a mask indoors and outdoors at all times.
- Stay 2m separated with others.
- Sanitize hands with sanitizer (provided) upon entry.
- Dorcas centre: One-way traffic into the gym through building main doors; exit through gym emergency exit.

Summer Training

Letter from RCSU Central CO on summer training
- Summer Training 2022

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 Virtual Fitness Club
14 Jan 22
351 will be running a Virtual Fitness Club! Come join us for some great workouts! Sign-up here
When: Every Friday from 14 Jan 2022-10 Mar 2022
Time: 2000hrs - 2130hrs
Where: Joining info will be sent upon sign-up
What to prepare: appropriate sports attire/water bottle/yoga mat (suggested)
 
2022 Cadet Fitness Virtual Self Assessment
13 Jan 22
Under in-person training restriction within a Covid-19 environment, cadets from 351 Squadron will participate in the Cadet Fitness Assessment (CFA) on a virtual & self-schedule basis during the period of 13 Jan 2022 to 13 Feb 2022.

The aims of the Fitness Assessment are to provide accurate and reliable information about a cadet's physical fitness levels, promote regular and enjoyable physical activity and provide incentive for cadets to constantly improve their level of physical fitness.

This activity forms part of mandatory training for all cadets and a current fitness assessment is required for all promotions.

Details for how to prepare, conduct and report assessment results are set out in the Fitness Instructions.
Expires: 14 Feb 22



In-person cadet activities on hold
11 Dec 21
With the rising of positive COVID-19 cases in Ontario, in-person cadet activities is currently on hold until further notice. Most activities will continue with the online platforms. Stay healthy!

[8 Dec] Indoor activities on hold: Letter to parents / guardians and cadets

Please monitor website, flight, and/or level announcements for updates.
Shop online to fundraise for 351!
25 Nov 21
This season, 351 will continue to use FlipGive to raise funds for the squadron!

The squadron earns cash back on every purchase you make, all year long, with the brands you already know and love. It is an easy way for you, your friends, and your family to support the squadron contactlessly and virtually.

Join 351’s Flipgive team using THIS LINK or by entering code “22V5M9” during signup and you will receive a $5 bonus the first time you shop with Flipgive!

Check out the 2-minute video below to learn more about FlipGive. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the squadron.

Thank you for your support!

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)
  (on Thurs)
- New joiner day
  (on Thurs)
- Aircrew Survival (FTX)
  Level 1/2: 31 Oct
  Level 3/4: 30 Oct
- Marksmanship Day (1 of 2 days)
  TBD
- Tagging days
  (2 half-day shifts each weekend)
   Weekend 1: CANCELLED
   Weekend 2: TBD
- Remembrance Day Parade
   TBD
- Santa Claus Parade
   TBD
- Annual Review
   Tentative: 1st Sun in Jun

- Other mandatory training as announced in the year

Additional Contacts for Help

Kids Help Phone
Start a confidential conversation with a real person you can trust.
Text, Phone, or Messenger

CF Member Assistance Program
The Canadian Forces Member Assistance Program (CFMAP) offers confidential, voluntary, short term counselling to assist with resolving many of today's stresses at home and in the work place.