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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How much does it cost?

A: Army Cadets is Free to join.

 Q: Who can join army cadets?

A: Any youth between the ages of 12 and 18 years old.

Q: Are army cadets part of the military?

A: Cadets are not members of the Canadian Armed Forces, nor are they expected to join the military. 

Q: How often do you meet?

A: We train weekly on Monday from 1830hrs to 2100hrs. Our training year is from September to June, with the exception of holidays

Q: Where do you meet?

A: We meet at the Morrison Artillery Park located at 307 de Niverville Private in the Hunt Club / Riverside Rd Area, directly behind the Days Inn on the corner of Hunt Club Rd and Paul Benoit Blvd

Q: Do you offer summer training or camps?

A: Yes, cadets can decide to attend summer training courses that are between 1-6 weeks long, depending on each specific course

Q: What do army cadets do?

A: Army Cadets who focus on adventure training activities. These fun activities are designed to help youth become more self-confident, to develop leadership skills, to improve their physical fitness and communication skills, and to teach self-discipline through challenging training.

Important! Please read first. 

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You need to enter your email address, then click on start a new application.   When you do this, an email will be sent to you with a link to continue filling in the application form. 

Once you complete the form, an email will be sent to us with the information you entered.   We will contact you to come in and complete your registration.

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Our unit benefits from the national program and from local initiates. In order to run a program of this quality, it takes a great deal of resources and commitments. The staff of 2317 remains committed to aid  your cadet in their success however we have a few expectations of every cadet. These expectations include: