3 Apr – Weekly Briefing

IN-PERSON TRAINING CONTINUES– We will be under the same regulations as prior to Christmas (2 levels in-person, 2 levels online, masks on when inside, social distancing required).

WARRANT OFFICER MERIT REVIEW BOARDS – Emails have been sent to FSgts who have expressed a previous interest in sitting for the WO Review Board. Check your email for information. No boards will sit after 13 Apr 22.

SSC POST-SECONDARY SCHOLARSHIPS – These are open to 754 Phoenix RCACS cadet members who are graduating grade 12 this current 2021/2022 school year, will be attending a post-secondary institution within one year of grade 12 graduation, and have not received a 754 Phoenix Sponsoring Committee scholarship in the past. Scholarships will be awarded based mainly on cadet performance and service to 754 Phoenix Squadron and the air cadet program in general. A maximum of four (4) scholarships in the amount of $500 each may be awarded. This scholarship is to be applied to post-secondary tuition only. Deadline for application is 6 April 2022 at 11:59 pm. Please email completed applications to chair754@gmail.com . Please download the form below:

http://754aircadets.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/SSC-SCHOLARSHIP-APPLICATION-FORM-2022.pdf

ANNUAL CEREMONIAL REVIEW – We are working on the details for our year-end Annual Ceremonial Review. This year, we are looking to combine it with our Awards and Promotion night. The ceremony will be on Saturday May 28th in the afternoon (though cadets will be required to attend in the morning as well for practice and set-up) at Terry Fox Secondary School. We have not received information about whether we are allowed spectators, but hope to be able to welcome family by that date.

MON 4 APRIL – BAND – practice from 1900 to 2100 hrs. We will be looking for returning Band members as well as encouraging new members to replenish our ranks. For returning musicians and for cadets interested in joining, we will at the gym at 1900 hrs. Dress is civilian (WITH MASKS!). Please bring your instrument.

WED 6 APRIL – REGULAR TRAINING

  • In Person training for Level 2 and Level 4 cadets at 1830 hrs to 2100 hrs
  • Online training for Level 1 and Level 2 cadets (classes start at 1900 hrs)
  • Dress is winter dress for those with uniform (jacket, tie) or Squadron T-shirt for Level 1’s without uniform yet

MON 11 APRIL – BAND – practice from 1900 to 2100 hrs. We will be looking for returning Band members as well as encouraging new members to replenish our ranks. For returning musicians and for cadets interested in joining, we will at the gym at 1900 hrs. Dress is civilian (WITH MASKS!). Please bring your instrument.

WED 13 APRIL – REGULAR TRAINING

  • In Person training for Level 1 and Level 3 cadets at 1830 hrs to 2100 hrs
  • Online training for Level 2 and Level 4 cadets (classes start at 1900 hrs)
  • Dress is winter dress for those with uniform (jacket, tie) or Squadron T-shirt for Level 1’s without uniform yet

CADET 365 ONBOARDING – Level 4 cadets are being loaded into the system now. Level 3 cadets will be loaded soon. Check your emails and Teams for more information.

OTHER NOTES:

  1. PARKING – parents are NOT to drive onto school property to drop off or pick up cadets. Only staff are allowed to do so. Please make arrangements to pick up and drop off your cadets at the front of the school, or on the street behind the school.
  2. ABSENCES – if a cadet is going to be absent, please use the absence form here – do not call the Squadron or email. This INCLUDES absences from online classes.