Thank you for your interest in 778 Banshee Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Cadets. Recruiting of new members for the 2018 – 2019 training year will begin in September. Applicants must be 12 years of age or older to participate.
To apply for cadet membership, the prospective cadets and their parents are required to attend an information session. Information about the Cadets Program; and password to download application forms will be given out in the session. No reservation is required.
Information Session – **New Information**
**Our orientations nights are now complete. We will not be accepting any more new recruits at this time. Please monitor the website for the next few weeks, if we have a decline in enrollment, we may offer another orientation session.
Alternatively, please check out 8 Globemaster Squadron’s website at http://www.8globemaster.com/recruiting/ for an additional orientation session they will be holding on Wed Sept 19, 2018.
For more information about Air Cadets, please visit the national cadet website (www.cadets.ca) It is mandatory to attend one of these sessions in order to join the squadron.
Anaphylaxis and Allergy Protocol/Forms
Cadets with allergies and/or anaphylaxis are required to complete the following documentation (if appropriate) and bring signed copies during intake.
Anaphylaxis Consent Form: To be filled out by any cadet who is required to carry an epi- pen.
Participation by a Cadet with Non-Food Related Anaphylaxis: To be filled out if cadet has non-food related anaphylaxis (ie allergies to bee stings).
Anaphylaxis Emergency Plan: To be filled out for any cadet who has one or both of the forms filled out listed above. Note: You are required to obtain a physician signature and provide a photo. If you are not able to provide during intake, you must provide by Thu 28 Sep 17.
Participation by a Cadet with Food Sensitivity: To be filled out by any cadet who has a food sensitivity (food intolerance, chemical sensitivity, food allergy, life threatening food allergy (anaphylaxis). If the form is signed due to anaphylactic reaction to some food, the Anaphylaxis Emergency Plan must be filled out.
- Cover Letter
- Application Checklist
- CF-1158 – Application for Membership (Must be filled out on a computer and printed on 8.5 x 14 legal-sized paper, For Section 4: OHIP is considered public health insurance)
- Code of Conduct
- Loan Agreement Form
- OPC Assessment Fee Letter
- Anaphylaxis Consent
- Participation by a Cadet with Food Sensitivity
- Participation by a Cadet with a Non-Food related anaphylaxis
- Anaphylaxis Emergency Plan (Note: a photo and physicians signature are required for this form)
Our first regular training night will be next week 20 SEPT 18 beginning at 6:30pm at Richmond Green S.S. Please bring your completed packages (forms) and expect to stay until 9:30pm.
New recruits are expected to wear white button down dress shirt with plain black tie and black pants (no jeans) and black shoes.
Please see photo for example dress: