Royal Canadian Air Cadet Corps

Site: Oakville - 540 Golden Hawks Squadron - No Physical Location

Contact Information
E-Mail info@540goldenhawks.ca
Website 540goldenhawks.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Dan Modestino, Chair, Squadron Sponsoring Committee; Email: sscchair@540goldenhawks.ca
Alternate Contact Major L. LaCombe, Squadron Commanding Officer; Email: co@540goldenhawks.ca
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A national youth program that provides Canadians aged 12 to 18 with opportunities to gain life and work skills, self confidence, discipline, inititiative and decision making.
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1951 in Oakville
Funding Federal ; Fundraising - Sponsor Committee ; Royal Canadian Legions
Service Information
Description (Service) A military-based youth program. 
* promotes and develops an interest in aviation and the Canadian Armed Forces  
* encourages youth interested in aeronautics  
* assists those intending to pursue a career in the field of aviation  
* public speaking programs  
* first aid  
* outdoor survival  
* band  
* summer training camps-survival, aviation, band, drill/leadership, physical education, aerospace 
* international exchange programs
Hours training Tues 6:30 pm-9:30 pm at T.A. Blakelock High School, 1160 Rebecca St L6L 1Y9 
band Wed 7 pm-9 pm 
drill team Thu 7 pm-9 pm
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
co-ed  
* must join prior to Jan 1 to be eligible for summer camps
Application e-mail for information
Languages English
Fees Program - registration fee ; * no charge for uniforms or summer camps
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Accessibility Not Applicable - no physical address
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Leadership Development ~ Youth ; Youth Military Cadet Programs