492 Gananoque, Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps

PLEASE NOTE DUE TO COVID-19 ALL IN PERSON TRAINING IS ON PAUSE until further notice. Virtual Training will resume on the 7th of October, 2020 in a Virtual Environment for the 2020 - 2021. For this Training Year we will be using Google Classroom to present training the youth of our program.


05 - Oct -2020

  1. According to the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (CCCS), October marks Cyber Security Awareness Month (CSAM). An internationally recognized campaign to inform the public of the importance of cyber security. Please see the new Specialty Training Challenges page under Training for the details.

  2. We are excited to announce that the CJCR App is live and available in the App Store and Google Play now! Information is available at your fingertips, get the latest updates from the leadership team, customized social media feeds, and links to the latest resources. Download the CJCR App today and join our digital community!

We invite the remainder of the CJCR App audience, including Cadets, Junior Canadian Rangers, Staff, Volunteers, Adult Committee (AC) members, Canadian Rangers, Parents and League members, to download the App, and stay connected!

There is more information available at: https://www.canada.ca/.../cade.../members/cjcrmobileapp.html

Experiences you can't get anywhere else

A program for youth between the ages of 12-19, the cadet program offers once in a lifetime opportunities that develop leadership, citizenship, and self-confidence.


Location (Date and Time):

  • Currently all training will take place via our virtual training platform. We will continue to deliver training with our virtual platform until such time that in-person training can resume.

  • When we do resume in-person training, we will parade on Wednesday evenings from 1830 - 2100 hrs. (6:30 pm – 9:00 pm) at the Lou Jefferies Arena (Upstairs) – 600 King Street East, Gananoque, ON

The Time Commitment:

  • Every Wednesday evening between 1830-2100 hrs. (6:30 pm – 9:00 pm).

  • Three weekend field training exercises (camping!), select parades such as Remembrance Day and Canada Day, Annual Mess Dinner and Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR).

  • Any extra activities you sign up for. Ex. Band, Biathlon, Marksmanship, Orienteering


  • Bring yourself and your parent/guardian with you on a Wednesday night and bring your health card & birth certificate or passport as proof of ID.

  • Be between the ages of 12 and 18

  • Be a Canadian citizen, or lawful resident

  • Not belong to another Cadet Corps or Squadron (you can transfer between units)

  • Be medically, physically, and psychologically fit to participate in training activities.