Weekly Training

Mandatory Training

 

  • 140 Aurora Squadron parades (meets) weekly on Tuesdays during the school year, from 1830 hrs (6:30 pm) to 2130 hrs (9:30 pm) at Cardinal Carter Catholic School on Bloomington Sideroad in Aurora.
  • ​There are 5 levels of training in the cadet program.  Cadets progress through the levels on a yearly basis.
  • ​Training focuses on community involvement and good citizenship, drill,  survival training, aviation-related topics and leadership, among others.  Weekly attendance is mandatory, and a minimum of 60% average attendance is required in order to pass one's level.

Summer Training

 

  • Once our training year is done, summer training starts.
  • ​Cadets are eligible to apply for summer training courses ranging from General Training for Level 1 to survival training, fitness and sports training, drill and ceremonial training as well as aviation courses, both at basic and advanced levels.  Band/Music courses are also available.  
  • National courses like Glider and Power Pilot Scholarships, Advanced Aviation Technology courses, Advanced Aerospace, and International Cadet Exchange, are available for cadets who hold a high standard as a cadet and are chosen based on a number of factors.
  • More information on 2018 summer training will be available once the new training year begins.

Optional Training

 

  • In addition to weekly training on Tuesdays, 140 Aurora Squadron offers optional training on Thursdays.
  • Cadets may join the Band, participate in Biathlon and Marksmanship Training or Flag Party practice.
  • More information on optional training for the 2017-2018 training year will be available shortly.

Late Joiner Policy (pdf)

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Air Cadet Dress Instructions 55-04 (pdf)

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Illustrated Numbered Orders of Dress (pdf)

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Conduct and Discipline - Cadets 15-22 (pdf)

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Wearing A Poppy (pdf)

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140 Aurora Terms of Reference- 2015 (pdf)

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140 Sqn - Standing Orders 2015 (pdf)

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