Royal Canadian Air Cadets

Site: Thorold

Service: Thorold Flying Dragons -128 Squadron

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-932-4898
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Site Details
Areas Served Thorold
Located In Community Thorold
Address & Map
Trinity United Church
15 Pine St S
Thorold, ON L2V 3Y7
Intersection Pine St S and Albert St
Mailing Address c/o 128 Thorold Air Cadet Squadron 
111 Fourth Ave Ave, Unit 12 
St Catharines, ON L2S 3P5
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Participate in a variety of fun and challenging activities. Cadets have the opportunity to learn survival skills for flight crew, participate in pysical education and recreation, including a variety of sporting activities like biathlon and Olympic-style marksmanship. Cadets also have the opportunity to participate in music programs. Cadets build model aircrafts while being introuced to various tools and technologies linked to aviation. Air Cadets aids in developing knowledge of Canadian history and democracy. The cadet program focuses on social development, decision-making and leadership. As cadets acquire skills and knowledge, they pass it along to younger cadets. 
Every cadet has the chance to participate in flight activities, and some top senior cadets may even earn a scholarship to obtain their private pilot’s licence. Whether earning a glider pilot licence or private pilot licence, these cadets wear their wings with a pride rarely found in today’s youth 
Offers comprehensive programs for young people which instill and cultivate leadership, self discipline and good citizenship. Varied courses are available including flying instruction, technical training, model making, band and drill.
Hours Call for information
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s)
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 29 Apr 1942
Funding Private - Royal Canadian Legion Branch 17 Thorold, Department of National Defence, Squadron Sponsoring Committee.
Meetings Wed 6:30 pm-9:30 pm
Service Categories Youth Military Cadet Programs