676 Lorne Scots Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps


For Silver and Gold Star Cadets

This is mandatory training for all Army Cadets

OIC: Capt Bruce

Date(s): Silver Star & Gold Star - 12-14 April


All Cadets and Parents Please Note:

Expedition Centre Training is a mandatory part of the Army Cadet program. Senior Cadets who do not participate in this training will not qualify for selection to expeditions, advanced camps or exchanges.  Cadets that do not complete the Expedition Centre Training program will not progress to the next star level and cannot be promoted to the next rank.

Event Details:

The Expedition Centre Training program is a high intensity physical exercise that combines canoeing, mountain biking and orienteering. This exercise is designed to develop leadership and test the personal limits and skills of the Cadets through a competition. Throughout the weekend you will complete a mountain bike challenge, orienteering course, a GPS-navigational foot-race, and a timed canoe trip. Success will depend upon your mental and physical efforts. This training will further develop your map and compass skills, provide mental and physical challenges, and prepare you for further Expedition Training opportunities in the Army Cadet Program such as Regional, National and International Expeditions and the Rocky Mountain Army Cadet Summer Training Centre.

Meals will be provided on the exercise, Cadets will be outside and subject to inclement weather and should dress accordingly. Please review the additional information link below.  

Cost to Cadet for This Event:

No Cost to Cadet


Parental pick up and drop off at Kelso Conservation Area.  There is no transportation to Kelso for this training

Drop off is at Kelso Conservation Area.  Drive past the ski hill and go to the end of the raod

Cadets must have signed consent forms with them at drop off to participate.

Kit List:

See the attached joining instructions for a complete kit list

Form(s) to complete and return to attend this event.

Joining Instructions (Silver and Gold)


Updated: 11 April, 2019 20:37:18