Welcome to the Army Cadet League of Canada (BC) Branch

Our website is one of the main sources for the most up to date information concerning Army Cadet League of Canada (BC Branch) which is to help you support the Army Cadet Program in British Columbia. Our site is focused on helping Sponsors, Support Committees, Parents, Cadet Instructor Cadre (CIC), Civilian Instructors (CI's), Volunteers, Cadets and their community supporters, in the delivery of information and support to the Army Cadet Program.

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Please see our Agenda and Registration Page

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Want to join Army Cadets?

If you are between 12 to 18 years of age and looking for fun, adventure, and new challenges-You can Join the Royal Canadian Army Cadets!

Please see the following link on Army Cadets: Army Cadets

Interested in becoming a Cadet Instructor Cadre (CIC) officer or a Civilian Volunteer?

Officers of the Cadet Instructors Cadre (CIC) are members of the Canadian Forces Reserve working as part of the Cadet Organizations Administration and Training Service (COATS) whose primary duty is the supervision, administration and training of youth from 12–19 years of age who are members of the Royal Canadian Army Cadets. During the summer months, full-time summer employment opportunities also exist for CIC officers who may wish to work at any of the 22 Cadet Training Centres (CTCs) located throughout Canada.

For more information on becoming a CIC Officer please see the following link: Becoming a CIC Officer

Are you 18 or older and interested in shaping the future of Canada’s youth while volunteering for a dynamic Program full of exciting experiences? If you answer yes to any of the following questions you may have found the volunteer opportunity waiting for you…

  1. Are you 18 or older?

  2. Do you have 3 hours to spare at least once a week?

  3. Do you enjoy working with youth aged 12–19?

  4. Are you interested in outdoor adventure?

For more information please see the following link: Become a Civilian Volunteer


The Major Charles Whisker Award is now calling for nominations!

This award is presently annually at the Pillars Conference on 19 October 2019. The Major Charles Whisker is awarded to the most outstanding volunteer of the year in British Columbia. The award is open for nominations for Civilians or Regular/ Reserve Force members who are currently volunteering for the Cadet Program for 5 years or more.

 Please submit a letter of support NLT Monday September 30, 2019.  Questions about the award and the letters can be sent to:  awardschair@armycadetleage.bc.ca

We are looking forward to receiving your nominations


The Army Cadet League of Canada BC Branch are so proud of everyone that took part of summer training this year. We are looking forward to a new training year beginning in September!