Join Us

We are looking for youth ages 12-18 who are looking for fun, challenge and adventure! Check out our upcoming events.

We meet weekly in Esquimalt on Tuesday nights from 6:15 to 9:00 pm, September to June at  Workpoint Barracks – Nixon Gym (Building 1367).


Please call or email us if you have any questions or would like to arrange an orientation – 250-220-0658 or 2483army@cadets.gc.ca 

To enrol in cadets the following membership & health form are to be completed by the parent/guardian – we can provide you with these forms or you can print and complete them:

CF 1158 – Application for Membership

DND 2570 – Detailed Health Questionnaire


The following documents detail how late joiners, those that join cadets after their 13th birthday, can be fast-tracked within our program:

CATO 40-01 Annex F – Late Joiner Policy

CATO 40-01 Annex F-1 – Managing Late Joiners