Squadron Announcements - Week of October 10th 2019

Range and Band practice is cancelled on Monday 10/14

1. Level 1 Announcements

  1. Mandatory Training on Thursday Nights

    • Opening Parade starts at 1845hrs. Don’t be late!

  2. Dress:

    • Black Squadron t-shirt

    • Black pants

    • Black shoes + black socks

2. Gliding @ Pitt Meadows

  1. Gliding will be happening on Saturday October 12th.

  2. Timings:

    • Drop off at 0745hr @ Seaforth Armoury. Bus to depart at 0800hr.

    • Bus to depart Pitt Meadows at 1600hr. Pick up at ~ 1700hr @ Seaforth Armoury.

  3. Lunch will be provided (can bring your own snacks). Don’t forget a water bottle!

  4. Dress warmly for the weather.

3. Tag Days

All cadets are required to sign up for a minimum of two tagging shifts @ Seaforth Armoury.

  1. Tag days will be held on the weekend of October 19-20.

  2. The dress will be C-1s.

  3. Timings for shifts are as follows:

    • AM Shift - 1000-1300hrs

    • PM Shift - 1200-1600hrs

  4. Sign up here.

4. Poppy Tag Days

All cadets are required to sign up for a minimum of two poppy tagging shifts.

  1. Poppy Tagging will be taking place over two weekends @ the Billy Bishop Legion.

    • October 26-27 sign up here.

    • November 9-10 sign up here.

  2. The dress will be C-1s.

  3. Timings for shifts are as follows:

    • AM Shift - 0900-1230hrs

    • PM Shift - 1230-1600hrs

5. Fall FTX

  1. Date: November 1-3

  2. Further details TBA.

  3. Sign up here.

6. NCO Professional Development Weekend

  1. Date: November 30 - December 1

  2. Further details TBA.

  3. Sign up here.

7. Band Clinic

  1. There will be a band clinic for all Lower Mainland cadets interested in improving their music skills and obtaining their music certification on the weekend of December 14/15.

  2. For those interested, sign up with Sgt Harlan/CI Tieu ASAP.

  3. Further details TBA.

8. Band Practice/Sign Up

  1. For those cadets wanting to learn how to play an instrument and interested in joining the squadron band, sign up here.

  2. Practices are on Monday nights from 1900-2100hrs @ Seaforth Armoury.

9. Range Practice/Sign Up

  1. For those cadets wanting to improve their marksmanship skills and are interested in joining the Range Team (only available to Level 2+), sign up here.

  2. Practices are on Monday nights from 1900-2100hrs @ Seaforth Armoury.

10. Ground School

  1. Cadets interested in aviation and in the process of getting their pilot license are encouraged to attend ground school. Sign up here.

  2. Ground School is held on Wednesday nights from 1830-2100hrs @ Langara College.

11. Name Tag Order

  1. Cadets in need of a new name tag please fill out the order form here. Payment will be discussed during training night.