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Remembrance Day 2016

posted Nov 7, 2016, 2:38 PM by Ian Hood

Location:  Mary Windspear Center
                2243 Beacon Ave


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Time      0930 - 1130/1145 (dismissal at Sidney Cenotaph)

Cost:        $0.

  • C1 (Tunic, gunshirt, white top)
  • Parka (contact us if you do not have one)
  • Poppy
  • Black Gloves



Cadet Summer Training Applications 2017

posted Nov 2, 2016, 8:12 PM by Ian Hood

Selections are announced late May to early June.  If your cadet is not selected right away, they will be placed on a stand-by list and could be called at any time if there is an opening.

Selected cadets will receive movement orders (travel orders) that will identify when and where to catch the bus. Cadets must carry ONE piece of valid Government issued photo ID (BC ID or Passport) Or TWO pieces of valid Government issued non-photo ID (Care Card and birth certificate)

Cadets may have ONE piece of luggage not weighing more than 50 lbs, and ONE carry-on not weighing more than 21 lbs.

Trainees are housed in barrack-style accommodations; they should bring a lock to secure their personal belongings. Free laundry (or dhobey) is available and irons and ironing boards are provided.

If parents want to visit, or take your cadet off the base, The cadet must request time off on Sunday between 8:30 – 12:30.  Time off must be arranged by the Friday before with their Divisional Officer.

Course cadets receive a Cadet Training Allowance of $60.00 per week.

A full kit list will be provided prior to departure in their Joining Instructions – this provides you all the necessary information you will need to know.

Applications are due to the Training or Operations Officer by 30 November 2016. 

Training Officer – Lt(N) Leah Driemel

Operations Officer – Lt(N) Ian Hood

Late Applications may miss out on preferred courses! If you are not selected don’t fret, you are on the stand-by list and there is a very real chance that you will be called up at any time up until the day Summer Training begins.

Please see the Application Page attached below,

Sail Weekend - Oct 29-30 2016

posted Oct 27, 2016, 10:44 AM by Ian Hood

This weekend, 29-30 Oct 2014, RCSCC ADMIRAL BUDGE will be attending sail training at the South Vancouver Island Cadet Nautical Site, located at CFB Esquimalt.

Arrive - 0745 Saturday
Depart - 1545 Sunday

This is a mandatory exercise for those who are not yet qualified with their CANSail I sailing levels. For everybody else who is qualified, it is highly encouraged to attend in order to work towards the next sailing level. Anyone qualified CANSail II or higher who is interested in the Pacific Region Sail Team, becoming a Volunteer Instructor with the Sail Centre, or would like to participate in the Provincial Qualifying Regatta next year must also be there this weekend.

Above all else, it will be a fun and gorgeous weekend on the water!   :-)

And, there's free food! Meals and accommodations will be provided at Nellies Block.

Attached below are a map of NADEN at CFB Esquimalt, and the kit list of required items for this weekend's sailing activity.


Facebook Page

posted Oct 6, 2016, 10:59 AM by Ian Hood

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CHEK News Segment

posted Jan 20, 2016, 3:27 PM by Ian Hood   [ updated Oct 6, 2016, 10:56 AM ]

Below is the link for the entire 14 min segment featured on CHEK News, filmed at our hall in November 2015. Great job to the cadets and Navy League Officers.

Feel free to share with friends/family

Remembrance Day Nov 11th

posted Nov 6, 2015, 9:51 AM by Ian Hood

Location:  Mary Windspear Center
                2243 Beacon Ave


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Time      0930 - 1130/1145 (dismissal at Sidney Cenotaph)

Cost:        $0.

  • C1 (Tunic, gunshirt, white top)
  • Parka (contact us if you do not have one)
  • Poppy
  • Black Gloves

There will be no regular training in the evening.

Training Events 2015 - 2016

posted Oct 21, 2015, 8:11 PM by Ian Hood

All training activities are subject to approval. Some dates further in the training year may change.

Additional activities may become available as the year progresses.

21 Oct 2015  Ceremonial Divisions, CSTC Information Night (Parents Needed!)

31 Oct 2015 Poppy Campaign (3 shifts)

4 Nov 2015 Boulders Climbing Wall

11 Nov 2015 Remembrance Day (No evening cadets)

25 Nov 2015 Ceremonial Divisions

5 Dec 2015 Alan Banky Shoot Competition

9 Dec 2015 Admiral Budge Birthday Celebration

16 Dec 2015 Christmas Mess Function 

6 Jan 2015 Return to Cadets (Sports Night)

8-10 Jan 2016 Inter Divisional Seamanship Competition

27 Jan 2016 Ceremonial Divisions

3 Feb 2016 Sports Night

24 Feb 2016 Ceremonial Divisions

2 March 2016 Sports Night 

5-6 March 2016 (Tentative) Onboard Weekend

9 March 2016 Spring Break (No Cadets)

16 March 2016 Spring Break (No Cadets)

23 March 2016 Ceremonial Divisions

30 March 2016 Sports Night

9-10 Apr 2016 (Tentative) Sail Weekend

24 April 2016 TC 10K

27 April 2016 Ceremonial Divisions

1 May 2016 Battle of the Atlantic

4 June 2016 Annual Ceremonial Review

10-12 June 2016 Juan de Fuca Trail Expedition

High School Credits

posted Apr 29, 2012, 5:38 PM by RCSCC Admiral Budge

Did you know that you can get high school credits for your membership in the Royal Canadian Sea Cadets? You may apply to receive four credits per year for grades 10-12 having satisfied the following criteria:

a.     UXCA 10 (Cadet 10) – Successfully complete Phase III training or a six-week summer trade group or specialty summer training course;

b.     UXCA 11 (Cadet 11) – Successfully complete Phase IV training or a six-week summer trade group or specialty training course or staff cadet; and

c.     UXCA 12 (Cadet 12) – Successfully complete Phase V or successfully complete a six-week summer trade group or specialty training course or staff cadet.

To be given credit, bring your certificates from your summer training to your school councellor who can apply them to your records. Should you not have a certificate you may have a new one issued through the Admin O using a request form.  

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