Please check the 540 Sqn calendar for a detailed list of all upcoming events, locations, and timings.
|Welcome back||We hope that everyone has had a great summer and are excited to start the new Training Year. We encourage all of you to check our website regularly and keep up to date on events that are happening on our calendar.|
|Level 5 workshop
17 Sep 2017
|We will be conducting a professional development workshop for all Level 5 cadets. This will be crucial in preparing you for your duties and roles for this coming training year. Lunch will be provided. Bring writing material to take notes.
Location: Burlington Police Community Room, 3800 Constable Henshaw Boulevard, Burlington
Dress: Business attire (dress pants, collared shirt)
Timings: 08:30hrs – 17:00hrs
19 Sep 2017
|Regular Training for all new recruits. Change of Command Practice for the Squadron. If your uniform no longer fits please go to supply on Monday evening to exchange.
Note that registration fee will be collected. $100.00 per cadet ($75.00 for additional sibling). Cadets are also expected to sell 1 lottery ticket book. $60.00 per book upfront. Payment can be made in advance via the SSC’s online payment form.
NEW RECRUITS (already handed in an application):
This Tuesday is your first week of recruit training! Training occurs every Tuesday at Blakelock High School from 18:30hrs – 21:30hrs (that’s 6:30 to 9:30 pm). You will need to wear dark shoes, black pants, and a white shirt (a collared shirt is preferred). You will also need to bring a pen or pencil. Your parents need to be back at 8:45 for our closing announcements.
NEW RECRUIT APPLICATIONS:
24 Sep 2017
|Our Band will be performing at the Invictus Games Concert during intermission. Cadets will also be required to participate in the opening ceremony carrying Flags.
Location: Cadets will be bused to Toronto from Blakelock High School
Dress: Full uniform
28 Sep – 01 Oct 2017
|We will be conducting our bi-annual Tagging Fundraiser. All cadets (including new recruits) are required to participate in a minimum of 3 sessions. Sign up lists will be posted soon.|
Annual registration and lottery ticket deposit fees
The Squadron Sponsoring Committee is now accepting online credit card payments for its annual registration and lottery ticket deposit fees.
The fee is $100 per cadet ($75 for additional siblings) and a $60 deposit towards the lottery ticket fundraiser.
Online payments can be made via this form.
Online payments are handled by PayPal (no account required) and are subject to a 2.5% convenience fee.
Team sign ups
Please sign up online if you are interested in joining any of the following teams. Registering online does not commit you to joining the team. Practice days and times are posted on the calendar.
- Band (Wednesday evenings)
- Drill without Arms (Thursday evenings)
- Drill with Arms – Note that a practice day of the week is still to be confirmed
- Range (Friday evenings)
- Ground school (Saturdays; must be 15 years old by Aug 31, 2017)