Many different courses are available to Cadets. Selecting the right course for each cadet depends on the following:
- Age of the Cadet
- Interests of the Cadet
- Fitness Level
These courses focus on drill and team building activities. Cadets develop leadership and public speaking skills.
Sports & Fitness
These courses focus on fitness and sports training. The aim of this specialty is to train sports assistants and leaders.
These courses focus on adventure training. Activities include canoeing, mountain biking, hiking, and abseiling. Cadets interested in this specialty should be physically fit, and be comfortable in the water and on a bike.
These courses focus on marksmanship training and coaching. The aim of this specialty is to develop skilled shooters, and effective marksmanship coaches.
These courses offer additional instruction on the instrument of the Cadet’s choice. The aim of this specialty is to develop skilled musicians who can assist in training other Cadet musicians.
Transportation by bus or plane is arranged for each Cadet. You may also choose to drop-off or pick-up your cadet personally. For security reasons, this should be arranged in advance.
There are a number of Cadet Summer Training Centres (CSTC) in Canada. Depending on the course, they may be offered in any of the following locations:
- Vernon Army CTSC – In Vernon, BC
- Whitehorse CTSC – In Whitehorse, YK
- Connaught CTSC – In Ottawa, ON
- Rocky Mountain ACSTC – Near Cochrane, AB
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