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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • A youth leadership program administered by the Canadian Armed Forces 
  • Teaches young people the value of citizenship, leadership, service to the community, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment while promoting self-esteem, teamwork and self-discipline 
  • Summer programs provide opportunities for travel and the chance to participate in inter-provincial and international exchanges 
  • Introduce young people to possible careers in the military
Offers training in:  
  • Biathlon 
  • Bush/Field Craft 
  • Canada Fitness Training 
  • Canadian Forces Organization 
  • Community Events 
  • Competitive Target Shooting 
  • Drill/Ceremonial 
  • Effective Speaking 
  • First Aid 
  • Instructional techniques 
  • International Exchanges 
  • Leadership/Challenge 
  • Map/Compass Use 
  • Marksmanship 
  • Parachuting 
  • Patrolling 
  • Physical Education 
  • Pipe/Drum Band 
  • Planning/Organizing Training & Social Events  
  • Precision Drill Teams 
  • Quarter Master 
  • Repelling 
  • Sports: Cross Country Skiing, Canoeing 
  • Summer Employment 
  • Winter Survival 
  • Canadian Forces Organization
Summer Camp: Opportunities at Canadian Forces Bases and Army Cadet Camps throughout Canada 
Parents' Committee: Ongoing for interested parents to assist the Cadets
Hours Training Tue 6 pm
Areas Served Cochrane
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Individuals can remain in the program until they reach 19 years of age
Application Call for more information or visit the weekly training night to talk to the recruiting staff
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-4474
Toll Free Phone 1-800-561-4786
Primary Contact Captain P A Nelson
Located In Community Cochrane
Address 17th Ave
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
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Intersection 17th Ave and 5th St
Mailing Address PO Box 2049 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Department of National Defence ; Fundraising