Proficiency Level Requirements

All cadets must attend and complete mandatory training each training year in order to proceed through the program. Training requirement is set out by the Qualification Standard and Plan of each individual level, and supplemented by local training requirements. Failure to complete required components may result in getting held back in rank and/or Proficiency Level. Please select the following tabs to view the requirements for each Proficiency Level.

It is expected that the minimum attendance to pass your level is 65% for all mandatory training.

PODescriptionAssessment TypeNotes
100Positive Social Relations for Youth (PSRY)Participation 
101Citizenship ActivitiesParticipation 
102Community ServiceParticipation 
103LeadershipParticipation 
104Cadet FitnessParticipation 
105Physical ActivitiesParticipationMin. 4.5 hrs of sports through the Cadet Program
106MarksmanshipPerformance Check (PC)Need to attend at least one Range session (see rubric here)
107General Cadet Knowledge (GCK)Participation 
108DrillParticipationNeed to attend the Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR)
120Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Familiarization ActivitiesParticipationNeed to attend Remembrance Day Parade
121Introduction to Air ElementParticipation 
129Phonetic AlphabetParticipation 
130AviationParticipation 
140AerospaceParticipation 
160AerodromeParticipation 
190Aircrew SurvivalParticipationNeed to attend at least one Field Training Exercise (FTX)
Gliding/Flying DayParticipationNeed to attend at least one Gliding or Flying day
Level Development WorkshopParticipationMandatory attendance for this weekend activity

The Training Record officially outlines the training requirements to pass the Proficiency Level.

It is expected that the minimum attendance to pass your level is 70% for all mandatory training.

PODescriptionAssessment TypeNotes
201Citizenship ActivitiesParticipation 
202Community ServiceParticipation 
203LeadershipParticipation 
204Cadet FitnessParticipation 
205Physical ActivitiesParticipationMin. 4.5 hrs of sports through the Cadet Program
206MarksmanshipParticipationNeed to attend at least one Range session
207General Cadet Knowledge (GCK)Participation 
208DrillParticipation 
220Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Familiarization ActivitiesParticipationNeed to attend Remembrance Day Parade
230AviationParticipation 
231Principles of FlightParticipation 
232PropulsionParticipation 
240AerospaceParticipation 
260AerodromeParticipation 
270Aircraft Manufacture/MaintenanceParticipation 
290Aircrew SurvivalParticipationNeed to attend at least one Field Training Exercise (FTX)
Gliding/Flying DayParticipationNeed to attend at least one Gliding or Flying day
Level Development WorkshopParticipationMandatory attendance for this weekend activity

The Training Record officially outlines the training requirements to pass the Proficiency Level.

It is expected that the minimum attendance to pass your level is 75% for all mandatory training.

PODescriptionAssessment TypeNotes
301Citizenship ActivitiesParticipation 
302Community ServiceParticipation 
303LeadershipPerformance Check (PC)Leadership task (see rubric)
304Cadet FitnessPerformance Check (PC)Tracking weekly exercise (see rubric)
305Physical ActivitiesParticipationMin. 4.5 hrs of sports through the Cadet Program
306MarksmanshipParticipationNeed to attend at least one Range session
307General Cadet Knowledge (GCK)Participation 
308DrillPerformance Check (PC)Command a squad during opening parade (see rubric)
309Instructional TechniquesPerformance Check (PC) Instruct 15-min class (see rubric)
320Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Familiarization ActivitiesParticipationNeed to attend Remembrance Day Parade
331Principles of FlightPerformance Check (PC)Aviation Test
336Propulsion
337Meteorology
340AerospaceParticipation 
370Aircraft Manufacture/MaintenanceParticipation 
390Aircrew SurvivalPerformance Check (PC)Map and Compass (see rubric)
Gliding/Flying DayParticipationNeed to attend at least one Gliding or Flying day
Level Development WorkshopParticipationMandatory attendance for this weekend activity

The Training Record officially outlines the training requirements to pass the Proficiency Level.

It is expected that the minimum attendance to pass your level is 80% for all mandatory training.

PODescriptionAssessment TypeNotes
400Positive Social Relations for Youth (PSRY)Participation 
401Citizenship ActivitiesParticipation 
402Community ServiceParticipation 
403LeadershipPerformance Check (PC)Leadership task & appointment (see rubric)
404Cadet FitnessPerformance Check (PC)Tracking weekly exercise (see rubric)
405Physical ActivitiesParticipationMin. 4.5 hrs of sports through the Cadet Program
406MarksmanshipParticipationNeed to attend at least one Range session
407General Cadet Knowledge (GCK)Participation 
408DrillPerformance Check (PC)Command a parade position (see rubric)
409Instructional TechniquesPerformance Check (PC)Instruct 30-min class (see rubric); instruct drill lesson if time allows (see rubric)
420Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Familiarization ActivitiesParticipationNeed to attend Remembrance Day Parade
431Principles of FlightPerformance Check (PC)Aviation Test
432Engine Systems
436Propulsion
437Meteorology
440AerospaceParticipation 
490Aircrew SurvivalPerformance Check (PC)Aircrew Survival (see rubric)
Gliding/Flying DayParticipationNeed to attend at least one Gliding or Flying day
Level Development WorkshopParticipationMandatory attendance for this weekend activity

The Training Record officially outlines the training requirements to pass the Proficiency Level.

It is expected that the minimum attendance to pass your level is 80% for all mandatory training.

PODescriptionAssessment TypeNotes
502Community ServicePerformance Check (PC)Tracking community service (see rubric)
503LeadershipPerformance Check (PC)Leadership task, appointment & project (see rubric)
504Cadet FitnessPerformance Check (PC)Tracking weekly exercise (see rubric)
507General Cadet Knowledge (GCK)Participation 
509Instructional TechniquesPerformance Check (PC)Min. 21 periods of instruction
513Regional WorkshopParticipationAttend a Region Directed Workshop (see rubric)
514Individual LearningPerformance Check (PC)Submit a completed package (see rubric)
Gliding/Flying DayParticipationNeed to attend at least one Gliding or Flying day
Level Development WorkshopParticipationMandatory attendance for this weekend activity

The Training Record officially outlines the training requirements to pass the Proficiency Level.