RECRUITING

JOINING REQUIREMENTS

To be eligible for membership as a Cadet, an applicant must:

 

  •  be a legal resident of Canada

    • A legal resident of Canada is a Canadian citizen, a landed immigrant, or, the dependant of a person who is lawfully resident in Canada on a temporary basis for the purpose of education or employment;

  • provide proof of provincial health insurance coverage;

  • be at least 12 years of age;

  • not have attained 19 years of age;

  • provide proof of age and identification (Valid Canadian passport; attestation or birth certificate issued by a Canadian provincial or territorial government, or by the Government of Canada; card, visa or permit issued by the Government of Canada authorizing the person to reside legally in Canada; identification card issued by a Canadian provincial or territorial government, or by the Government of Canada.)

  • not belong to another corps or squadron; and

  • be accepted by the Commanding Officer (CO) of the cadet corps or squadron.

Cadets is open to everyone ages 12-18. We do not discriminate; all youth are openly accepted no matter their background, ethnicity, religion, gender, identity, or social class. 

 

If you are interested in joining our corps, please bring the documentation listed above and drop by our training location on a regular training night to meet with the Commanding Officer and fill out an application!

 

We strive to foster an equal opportunity and bullying-free environment for all. 117 Preston/Westphal has a strict, zero-tolerance bullying policy which will see the immediate action against any person found harassing or bullying its members.