Canada. National Defence - Northern Ontario

Site: Thunder Bay - Gibson St

Service: Air Cadets

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 citizenship, leadership aviation and sports scholarship
Summer courses include: 
  • International Exchange Program 
  • Flying training 
  • Glider Pilot training 
  • Rifle Coaches course 
  • Athletic Leadership Course 
  • Senior/Junior Leaders course 
  • Junior and Senior summer camp programs
Hours Tue 6 pm
Dates Jul-Aug: non-operational
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Individuals can remain until their 19th birthday
Application Call or send an e-mail to for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-3706
Primary Contact Captain Jennifer Mortensen, Commanding Officer
Site Location St Ignatius High School
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 285 Gibson St
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 2J6
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Intersection Gibson St and Court St N
Mailing Address c/o 84 Astra RCACS 
PO Box 29038 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6P9
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Department of National Defence ; Fundraising