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The 2020/2021 training program has been modified due to COVID-19.

Keep checking this website for more information as it will be updated regularly.

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Beaufort Squadron 893 Parksville/Qualicum

New To The Squadron?

Start Here if you're new to the squadron and want to learn more about the program.

Join Air Cadets

Are you ready to register?  Follow the link to the registration form and let's get started.

Activity Calendar

Need to know when and where things are happening?  Check our calendar!

Activities You'll Participate In

Marksmanship

This fun and rewarding program gives cadets the opportunity to develop their marksmanship skills through training and competition.

Ground School

Ground School is set up to prepare cadets for the qualifying flying exams required to apply for the Glider or Power Pilot Flying Scholarship Courses.

Fam Flying

Familiarization flying in powered aircraft is an optional, complementary activity funded by the SSC to broaden and enhance the cadet's aviation experiences.

Gliding

You'll get the opportunity to fly-in a glider at Comox AFB with a licensed pilot.

Biatholon

A combination of cross country skiing and precision marksmanship, biathlon balances high intensity athletics with discipline and focus.

CASC

Computerized Aircraft Simulations.  Learn how to fly on computer flight simulators.

Effective Speaking

Our Effective Speaking Program aims to give cadets an opportunity to improve their ability to reason, organize, and express their ideas to an audience. Learn more here

FTX

Field training exercise weekends, learn valuable survival and leadership skills.

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You Can Be A Part Of Something Great!

Air Cadets is an amazing program that helps you learn important life skills like leadership, discipline, teamwork, survival skills, marksmanship, first aid, and an introduction to the basics of flight for those who intend on becoming a pilot one day.  It's an excellent addition to your resume and an organization that many employers hold in high-regard.

What We Do

Air Cadets is a fun and exciting program where you can learn new skills, make new friends, and prepare yourself for a career in aviation or the military.

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Cadets will have the opportunity to fly with qualified pilots in small aircraft locally and gliders at CFB Comox.

Flying

ftx-weekend

FTX weekends are outings where cadets learn valuable leadership, survival, and first-aid skills in a fun and exciting setting.

FTX Weekends

marksmanship

Learn how to safely and accurately shoot air rifles and even compete with your peers for marksmanship badges.

Marksmanship Training

biatholon

The air cadets biathlon program encourages physical fitness and marksmanship excellence and allows cadets to compete regionally and provincially.

Biatholon Competitions

Ground School

Cadets have the opportunity to participate in a ground school course to prepare them for the ground school required to become a pilot.

Ground School

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