What does it take to be a Cadet?You have to be between the ages of 12 and 18 years.
Want to learn and participate in activities such as sailing, outdoor adventure, parade drill, citizenship, band and much more. There are many opportunities available to Cadets; it's your choice in what direction you wish to proceed.
What is the cost to join?There is a minimal cost of only $100 set by The Navy League Richmond-Delta Branch, to cover incidentals. Cost for an additional sibling is $25. However, “NO Cadet” will be turned away, if unable to pay the minimal cost. Upon joining, uniforms, accoutrements, specialty training and summer camp training are provided, “absolutely FREE”. In fact, you GET PAID to go to summer camp training.
Do I have to join the Canadian Armed Forces?No, you are not required to join the Canadian Armed Forces. While you are introduced to the activities and certain traditions of the Canadian Armed Forces, you are also introduced to many other respectable career choices that are available. The Cadet Program is a great way to make friends, find out more about Canada, and develop new skills that will be with you for life, no matter what career you choose.
How will Sea Cadets help me at school?You will get High School Credits, Volunteer Hours and may be awarded Bursaries. Your schoolwork will benefit from the problem-solving and leadership skills. The Sea Cadet Programme will build your self confidence, efficiency, organizational skills, and prepare young adults for the future.
More questions about Sea Cadets?195 RCSCC Bicknell meets on Wednesday nights from 6:30 to 9:30 pm at 7411 River Road, Richmond, BC.
We welcome you to join us on this "Wave of Adventure"!