Summer Training


Important Information for parents of Cadets graduating tomorrow from General Training at Trenton CTC.

E-mails were just sent with information about where cadets will be  dropped off in Newmarket.  Please ensure you are there to pick them up,  on time.  The bus will not wait.

For the parents of cadets Hou,  Kathir and Monteleone, you selected return with parents on your travel  form.  You will need to pick them up in Trenton.

If you did not receive an e-mail, contact CI Waller at

Attention, cadets leaving for summer training this week:  

Itineraries  will be sent to all of you as soon as we get them, along with the Joining  Instructions for the Cadet Training Centre you will be attending.

All cadets who are being bused, will leave from the Ray Twinney Arena in Newmarket, 100 Eagle Street (West of Yonge) on 22 Jul 18.  Please arrive at least 45 minutes before departure times.  

Departure times will be posted.

Please note the following:  - Dress for travel is summer dress.  Wedge, blue shirt, trousers, belt and boots.  Leave your slip ons and name tags at home.  - Health Cards are MANDATORY.  If you don't have it, you won't be going on the bus.  Copies are NOT acceptable.  

- The Cadet Transportation form is MANDATORY.  This form is found in the Joining Instructions. 

- The Offer of Participation is MANDATORY.  If you can't find it, you MUST notify CI G. Waller at IMMEDIATELY.  - Check the Kit List in the Joining Instructions you were sent, to make sure you have all required items from the Kit List. 

- Contrary to what the Joining Instructions may say, summer training "uniform" items are NOT issued at the Squadron.

CIs Waller will be at the departure point on 22 Jul 18 at the departure times.

Again, questions?  Contact CI G. Waller

Co-Op Credits for Summer Training

Are you going to summer training this year for a 6-week course?  Would  you like high school credits?  Register for the Co-Op program.  Deadline  for registration this year is 15 June 18. 

Register here:

Mandatory Weekly and Other 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.
  • Cadets must attend 60% of weekly training to pass levels.
  • Cadets must also attend mandatory training outside of weekly parade nights, including twice yearly field training exercises, marksmanship and physical fitness assessments.

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)


Air Cadet Dress Instructions 55-04 (pdf)


Illustrated Numbered Orders of Dress (pdf)


Conduct and Discipline - Cadets 15-22 (pdf)


Wearing A Poppy (pdf)


140 Aurora Terms of Reference- 2015 (pdf)


140 Sqn - Standing Orders 2015 (pdf)


cato55_04_annex_d (pdf)


cato55_04_annex_f (pdf)