Announcements

MANDATORY TRAINING DAY 1 - 2018

posted Nov 25, 2018, 7:15 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Nov 30, 2018, 4:54 PM ]

MANDATORY TRAINING DAY 1 - 2018

Saturday, December 1, 2018
9:00 am to 3:00pm
* Lunch will be provided

Dress:
Level 1 & 2 - Appropriate Civilian Attire with Squadron T-Shirts
Level 3 & 4 - Comfortable Clothing with Squadron T-Shirts

Location:
Level 1 & 2 - Drill & Leadership at TCI 
Level 3 & 4 - Range at RCL Br 286 

This is a mandatory event for all cadets. 

WHAT TO BRING

  • Health Card
  • Pen & Paper
  • Water & Snack 

SIGN UP

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WESTON SANTA CLAUS PARADE 2018

posted Oct 23, 2018, 6:42 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Nov 8, 2018, 3:42 AM ]

WESTON SANTA CLAUS PARADE 2018

Date: Nov 25, 2018
Location: 
Drop Off Point: Weston Road South of St Phillips
Pickup point: Irving Paper, 1551 Weston Road M6M 4Y4, near Jane Street.
Time: 
1:00pm - Cadets arrive
2:00pm - Parade starts (parade ends at 3:00pm)
3:30pm - Parents to pick up cadets 
Dress: C1 uniform including parka & touque (if issued)
Cadets must bring their health card, band members must bring their music.

We are looking for a minimum of 30 cadets to form the marching unit for the parade in addition to our band and flag party. 
This event is a volunteer opportunity.

DETAILS

Dress:
C1 (Tunic, Tie & Medals); Parka, Toque and Black Gloves as required. Recruits are to wear white dress shirt, black dress pants and shoes as well as a dark coloured parka.

Before Arriving:
1. Please bring your health card
2. Please eat a light meal before you come, refreshments will be provided after the parade.

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ROTARY KIDS AGAINST HUNGER EVENT

posted Oct 23, 2018, 6:15 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Oct 23, 2018, 6:15 PM ]

ROTARY KIDS AGAINST HUNGER EVENT

Date: Nov 24, 2018
Location: Salvation Army on Kipling
Arrival: 11:15am
Dress: Appropriate  attire with Squadron T-Shirt 

Lunch is provided. 

Sign up:

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2018 SPORTS DAY

posted Oct 15, 2018, 7:01 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Oct 15, 2018, 7:03 PM ]

2018 SPORTS DAY

Date: Oct 28, 2018
Location: TCI
Time: 9:00am-3:30pm
Dress: Appropriate sports attire with Squadron T-Shirt (if you have one) and running shoes
*Ripped jeans, flats, sandals and short shorts are not allowed.

This is a mandatory training event for all cadets
Lunch will be provided

Items to Bring

Health Card
- Labelled water bottle 

Sign Up

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FALL FTX 2018

posted Sep 28, 2018, 4:18 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Sep 28, 2018, 4:22 PM ]

FALL FTX 2018

Date: Saturday October 13th - Sunday October 14th, 2018

Location/ Time: Cadets will report to TCI's Parking Lot for 6:45am on Saturday Oct 13th. 
**UPDATE** Parents are to be at TCI NLT 2:30pm to pick up their cadets on Sunday Oct 14th.

Dress: 
-All cadets must wear hiking boots
- Cadets are to bring a sleeping bag
-Civilian clothing suitable for camping; OR
-Complete olive green combat uniform - combat boots, beret with crest and rank slip-ons. No partial uniform will be accepted.

This is a mandatory training event for all cadets. The signup for this event can be done below.

Fall FTX l Oct 2018


REMINDERS

Bring your health card!
You won’t be allowed to attend this event without your health card. If you have a temporary card please ensure you have government ID. Photocopies will not be accepted.

Bring all items listed on the kit list.
You can find a downloadable copy of the kit list below!

Arrive wearing your Hiking Boots.
This will be checked prior to departure. 

Be punctual 
We will depart and return to TCI (20 Fordwich Crescent)

Cadets will report to TCI's Parking Lot for 6:45am on Saturday Oct 13th. **UPDATE** Parents are to be at TCI NLT 2:30pm to pick up their cadets on Sunday Oct 14th.

Emergency Contact
Parents can call the Sqn duty phone if an emergency presents itself and they need to contact their cadet: 647.926.5210

If you have any unanswered questions email us at info@700sqn.com. 

KIT LIST

Please note that all bags will be checked thoroughly prior to boarding the bus. If any non-permitted items are found they will be confiscated and the cadet will immediately return home to await further disciplinary action by the CO.

YOU ARE REQUIRED TO BRING:

☐ Provincial Health Card NOT A PHOTOCOPY (if you have a temporary version you must bring government ID)

☐ Proper Hiking Boots with ankle support NO HIGH-TOP SNEAKERS (must be shown before boarding the bus)

☐ Sleeping Bag (sufficient for cold weather)

☐ Day backpack

☐ Pen & paper/ small notebook

☐ Rain Gear: waterproof poncho/ jacket and pants

☐ Personal cleaning kit (soap, toothbrush, tooth paste, deodorant, towel, baby wipes etc.)

☐ Lip Balm (Chapstick, Blistex)

☐ Sunscreen

☐ Bug Repellent

☐ Waterbottle

☐ A ball cap or cadet tilley hat

☐ A flashlight or headlamp (headlamp preferred)


CLOTHING

☐ 2 extra sets of clothes including pants, t-shirts, long-sleeve t-shirts and wool socks (bring clothes made with synthetic fibres like nylon or polyester) DO NOT WEAR OR BRING JEANS!

☐ Undergarments

☐ 2 warm hoodies / sweaters

☐ 1 Windbreaker jacket

☐ Wool Socks (3 pairs)

☐ Warm Hat/ Toque & Gloves


***Attached is a sheet outlining the option of getting Combat clothing***


What is NOT permitted on this exercise:

NO SMOKING, DRUGS OR ALCOHOL

NO lighters, knives or  anything else that could be considered a “weapon”

NO food, bottled pop or juice, it is not required and might attract wild-life

DO NOT wear jeans as it will prevent you from keeping warm


Gliding - September 29 2018

posted Sep 15, 2018, 7:43 AM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Sep 15, 2018, 7:52 AM ]

Gliding - September 29 2018

Date: September 29, 2018
Time: 11:15am - 5:30pm
Location: Cadets are to meet at the parking lot at TCI for drop off/ pick up 
Dress: Comfortable and warm civilian attire, dress according to weather. NO SHORTS

This opportunity is open to a maximum of 35 cadets in levels 1-4.

ITEMS TO BRING

  • Health Card
  • Camera
  • Bagged Lunch/ Snacks
  • Water Bottle 
  • You are also welcome to bring homework, cards, sports equipment etc. as there is a lot of down time

SIGN UP

Fall Gliding - Sept 29 2018


Fall Tagging 2018

posted Sep 3, 2018, 4:14 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Sep 3, 2018, 4:18 PM ]



Fall Tagging 2018

Thursday Sep 20 - Sunday Sep 23

Dress:  Dress is C-2B (no tunics, or tie). Depending on the weather cadets are to bring their tunics as needed. Those without uniform are to wear a white dress shirt, black dress pants & shoes and bring a dark coloured coat as necessary.
Location: RCL Branch 286 (11 Irwin Road)

As always have your health-card on your person, and eat before you attend this event.

Details

  Thursday Sep 20 Friday Sep 21 Saturday Sep 22** Sunday Sep 23**
Timings* 5:30pm-9:30pm 5:30pm-9:30pm 8:30am-5:30pm  10:00am-5:30pm 
Report/ Dismissal LocationRCL Branch 286 
(11 Irwin Rd)
 RCL Branch 286 
(11 Irwin Rd)
  RCL Branch 286 
(11 Irwin Rd)
 RCL Branch 286 
(11 Irwin Rd) 
# of Cadets Required 6060Maximum Effort  Maximum Effort 

*Dismissal times will depend on the length of the drive back to Legion, and processing time on your return.
**
As a minimum, all Cadets must tag Saturday plus one other day. 

Sign-Up

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NCO PD 2018

posted Sep 3, 2018, 3:57 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Sep 3, 2018, 4:00 PM ]

NCO PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY 

Date: Saturday September 15, 2018
Time: 9:00am - 3:15pm
Location: Plast Huculak Centre (516 The Kingsway, Etobicoke, ON, M9A 3W6) 
Dress: Business casual (no jeans)

This event is mandatory for all cadets in level 4 & 5. Lunch will be provided.

ITEMS TO BRING

  • Health card
  • Notebook/ pen
  • Water bottle 

SIGN UP

NCO PD Day | Sept 2018


Gliding - September 2018

posted Aug 20, 2018, 7:21 PM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated Aug 20, 2018, 7:23 PM ]

Gliding- September 2018

Date: September 8, 2018
Time: 11:15am - 5:30pm
Location: Cadets are to meet at the parking lot at TCI for drop off/ pick up 
Dress: Comfortable and warm civilian attire, dress according to weather. NO SHORTS

This opportunity is open to a maximum of 35 cadets in levels 2-4 (returning cadets only).

Items to Bring

  • Health Card
  • Camera
  • Bagged Lunch/ Snacks
  • Water Bottle 
  • You are also welcome to bring homework, cards, sports equipment etc. as there is a lot of down time
















Fall Gliding - Sept 2018


Annual Ceremonial Review 2018

posted May 5, 2018, 6:49 AM by 700Squadron Web   [ updated May 27, 2018, 7:36 PM ]

Annual Ceremonial Review 2018

Schedule

Schedule for Sunday June 3, 2018:

8:00amCadets, Staff, & SSC Members arrive at the Pine Point Arena . Please wear Squadron T-Shirt (those who don't have one will be given one.) Bring all uniform parts in Suit Bag. Females have your hair gelled
8:00am-10:00amAnnual Set up/ Parade Practice
10:00am-10:40amEnd practice; refreshments & Cadets change into uniforms
10:40am        Marker Positions fall in; Cadets are formed up
10:45amGuests are seated
10:50amMarch on of Squadron 
11am-12:30pmAnnual Ceremonial Review (Includes Inspection, RCAF March Past, Team Displays, Awards, Presentations, Speeches & Retirement Marchpast)
12:30pm-1:00pmUpon completion of the ACR, cadets and families can move into the Luncheon area.

Annual Checklist

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