Resources for Squadrons and Cadets

The information on this page is provided to assist Squadrons in making the most of the Air Cadet Flying Program.   Information is provided regarding the scheduling, planning and conduct of glider and power familiarization flying, and how to make the most out of familiarization flying opportunities. 

There is also information to help cadets prepare for the selection process for the Glider Pilot Scholarship and Power Pilot Scholarship.

For cadets selected for training at the Comox Cadet Flying Training Centre, this page will also provide useful information to prepare them for a challenging summer, including course details, joining instructions, and pre-course instructional materials.

Aircraft Maintenance Work Experience Program

Aircraft Maintenance Work Experience Program
Regional Cadet Air Operatioons is offering a 40 hour work experience program to selected senior cadets that will provide them with the opportunity to work in an aerospace technical maintenance facility and fulfil their Graduation Transitions...

Getting the Most Out of Gliding Weekends

Getting the Most Out of Gliding Weekends
Mandatory Training Familiarization flying is a MANDATORY annual training activity for all Air Cadets.   In order to accomplish this training, the primary mandate of Regional Cadet Air Operations (Pacific) is to provide a glider familiarization flight to every...

Maximizing Your Chance of Selection for Glider Pilot – Power Pilot Courses

Maximizing Your Chance of Selection for Glider Pilot – Power Pilot Courses
General The Glider Pilot Scholarship and the Power Pilot Scholarship are the most sought after opportunities in the Air Cadet Programme.  The selection standard is high, and the selection process is demanding.   As daunting as the selection...

Online Ground School

Online Ground School
Unfortunately, the On Line Ground School is no longer offered by RCA Ops (Pac). The program may be considered for re-activation in the future.

Power Familiarization Flying

Power Familiarization Flying
  Optional Power Familiarization Flying In addition to familiarization flying provided directly by Regional Cadet Air Operations, some Squadrons provide additional familiarization flying in powered aircraft.  Such flying is an optional / complimentary training activity funded...

Regional Gliding School – Course Joining Instructions

Regional Gliding School – Course Joining Instructions
*** NOTICE *** Course Joining Instructions are currently undergoing review and update.  2015 Instructions will be posted prior to 12 June 2015.  For planning purposes, cadet attending the Glider Pilot Course will travel to Comox on...

Regional Gliding School – Pre Course Instructional Packages

Regional Gliding School – Pre Course Instructional Packages
*** NOTICE *** Candidates selected for the Glider Pilot Scholarship (GPS) Course for 2015 will be required to complete mandatory pre-course training.  The Pre-Course Study Package will be posted no later than June 07.

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