Activities

Although the Squadron meets regularly on Wednesday evenings, there are interesting activities occurring on other evenings and occasionally on weekends. Some of these are listed below. To find out more about the activities that Cadets can participate in, please click/tap the applicable icon or the Page Title.

Band

Band
Band: The band cadets learn music theory and participate in the squadron band. Interested cadets without a music background can still join the band as some instruction and instruments are provided. The band attends the regional...

Biathlon

Biathlon
Biathlon: Biathlon is a combination of cross-country skiing (winter Biathlon) or running (summer Biathlon) and marksmanship. It requires tremendous endurance and strength as well as skill and precision. A seemingly unlikely combination of events – one...

Bush Exercise (FTX)

Bush Exercise (FTX)
Bush Exercise (Field Training Exercise) Bush Exercises are a part of the mandatory training for Air Cadets. These exercises are held on select weekends and the type and location will vary. The nature and complexity of...

Drill Team

Drill Team
Drill Team: The Drill Team is a group of cadets that practice precision drill movements for the purpose of display and competition. The team spends many hours developing and practicing these elaborate drill movements and may...

Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award: The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, known internationally as The International Award for Young People, was founded by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh in Great Britain in 1956. Designed to help...

Effective Speaking

Effective Speaking
Effective Speaking: To provide an opportunity for Air Cadets to increase their self confidence; and increase their ability to reason, organize and express ideas. To promote the citizenship component of local squadron training; To provide a...

First Aid

First Aid
First Aid Team: Cadets learn basic and advanced First Aid Training.  Selected Cadets will attend a First Aid Competition. Cadets participate in provincially and federally approved first aid training courses.  Formal certification of either Emergency or...

Flying

Flying
Gliding: Familiarization flying in gliders takes place on select weekends and occasional evenings at Pitt Meadows airport. These flying opportunities are open to all cadets. Flights take place in two seat gliders owned by the Air...

Range

Range
Range: The Range Team practices under the supervision of a Range Safety officer. Cadets that are level 2 and up can attend range for fun, but may also participate as members of the range team which...