Join us!!!

Our recruiting takes place September through May!

The Royal Canadian Air Cadet program is open to youth aged 12 to 18 and there are no fees involved in joining the air cadet program!

Cadets are not members of the Canadian Armed Forces, nor are they expected to join the military.

As a community based program our mission is to play an important role in the advancement and preparation of youth into the transition to adulthood. Cadets learn valuable life and work skills such as teamwork, leadership and citizenship.

If you or someone you know is interested in joining 570 Squadron or would like more information, please email, phone 780-991-3113, or come visit on a parade night.


Thursday Evenings 6:15 pm to 9:30 pm, September through May.


Brig. James Curry Jefferson Armoury – 11630 109 St NW, Edmonton, AB.

Joining Requirements

To be eligible for membership in the Air Cadets, the applicant must:

  • Be not less than 12 years old but not have attained his/her 19th birthday;
  • Not belong to another cadet corps or squadron;
  • Be a Canadian citizen or a lawful resident of Canada;
  • Be medically, physically and psychologically fit to join Cadets and participate in related training and/or activities;
  • Be covered by a government or private health insurance plan;
  • Be of good moral character;
  • Be acceptable to the cadet corps or squadron Commanding Officer.

Required Documents:

  • Proof of government or private health insurance plan (ex. Alberta Health Care Card); And a valid Canadian passport; OR a birth certificate; OR a valid resident card; OR a valid identification card issued by a Canadian provincial or federal government agency.

Application Forms

On-line Application

Printable Application Form

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