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Cadet Correspondent – Call for Interest

Now accepting submissions for consideration to the 2024 Cadet Correspondent Workshop The Cadet Correspondent Workshop is a virtual Cadet365 training, conducted over a 5-week period with weekly meetings covering the basics of policy, best practices, and skills required to capture… Continue Reading →

Parent Meeting

8 Globemaster Squadron Parent Meeting is tomorrow at the Richmond Green Secondary School Cafetorium, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Please access the Parent Meeting response form, to RSVP. We look forward to seeing you.

Recruit Information Sessions

Join us to find out more about the Air Cadet program, see Information Sessions poster for details and/or visit our squadron How to Join webpage.

Join Media Team

As the communication bridge between the cadets, squadron staff, and the community, Media Team supports creating content and posting to our social media pages, and the squadron News website. We are a creative team of communicators, with specialists who take… Continue Reading →

Join the Marksmanship Team

See the squadron Announcements for details on competition, practices, and dress. Signup: Access the Marksmanship sign-up form here.

8 Globemaster Ground School

See the squadron Announcements page for Ground School 2023 information.

Registration details 2023-2024

New registration starts September 2023! Visit the 8 Globemaster squadron website “About Us > How to Join” to sign up for details. Transfers are welcome.

Join the Biathlon Team

See the squadron Announcements for details on competition, practices, and dress. Signup: Access the Biathlon Team sign-up form here.

ACR 2022-23 Book – now available

Follow the link to access the 2022-2023 Annual Ceremonial Review book in pdf format.

Summer is here!

Summer Stand-Down Notice Congratulations to the hard-working cadets, staff, and volunteers of 8 Globemaster Squadron for a successful year, and a round of acknowledgments goes out to the parents, guardians, friends, and family of our cadets for your tremendous support… Continue Reading →

ACR 2022-2023 video – now available

On Sunday, June 11th, 2023, the cadets of 8 Globemaster Squadron (RCACS) held their 11th Annual Ceremonial Review at the Elgin Barrow Arena in Richmond Hill. The purpose of the ACR is to mark the end of the training year… Continue Reading →

End-of-year BBQ

Come socialize with your peers one last time for this training year – you’ll enjoy presentations and fun activities all night! Access details on the squadron Announcements page, the deadline to reserve is Mon 12 Jun. 2023.

11th Annual Ceremonial Review

KitShop: Mess Tickets & Hoodie

Visit the 8 Globemaster Kit Shop and buy now! Mess/Awards dinner tickets and squadron hoodies are only unavailable until Wed 10 May. You can also shop online for basic items that were previously available in the canteen: items like polish,… Continue Reading →

Save the date: Mess Dinner

24 May 2023 – 8 Globemaster’s annual mess dinner Details will be posted once available, keep an eye out on the squadron website, under Announcements.

Coming soon: FTX Level 3 and 4

Save the Date: Fri 26 May to Sun 28 May 2023 Details and signup are available on the squadron website under Announcements, don’t delay!


Lots of exciting activities and events are coming up, see the squadron Announcements page for details. Tagging Air Cadet Activity Day Gliding Mess Dinner FTX Level 3 and 4 Barrie Air Show Annual Ceremonial Review

Cross-country ski clinic

A cross-country ski clinic is proposed for Sun 26 Mar, details are available on the squadron website Announcements page.

Optionals Cancelled: 27 Feb 2023

Optional activities (Band, Drill, Media Teams) cancelled tonight at Richmond Green Secondary due to hazardous driving conditions.

Training night Wed 22 Feb CANCELLED

Due to inclement weather and poor driving conditions, training night on Wed 22 Feb is CANCELLED. Scheduled activities on this training night will resume next Wednesday.

8 Globemaster Kit Shop: Now Open

Announcing the opening of the 8 Globemaster Kit Shop! Shop online for basic items that were previously available in the canteen: items like polish, name tags, polishing cloths etc. More items will be added as they become available. Bring up… Continue Reading →

Training notice for 25 January 2023

Due to the deteriorating weather conditions, 8 RCACS will be conducting training on Wed 25 Jan 2023 virtually. Please check your emails and/or Cadet 365 Microsoft Teams General channel for more information. Information is expected to be posted by 1500… Continue Reading →

SSC News: Thank You Saint Germain Bakery

Squadron Sponsoring Committee (SSC) Chairperson Lesley Yan presented Saint Germain Bakery (Hillcrest location) with 8 Globemaster’s Certificate of Appreciation for providing cake at our Change of Command event last month. We are thankful for their support.

Reminder: FTX details available

Field Training Exercise The Level 1 & 2 Field Training Exercise (FTX) will be run on Fri 10 Feb (evening) – Sun 12 Feb (afternoon). Cadets will be in heated shelters, with some training and activities conducted outdoors in the… Continue Reading →

Warm Wishes and

May your holidays be filled with much love and joy. Be safe, stay healthy and we’ll see everyone in the new year!

Write to the Troops

Send your message via Facebook (link has been removed)

Salvation Army Volunteering

The Salvation Army is looking for cadets to help with their Christmas Kettles program this year. If you’re interested in helping out during the following times, please signup on the form found on the squadron Announcements page. The Salvation Army… Continue Reading →

Squadron Holiday Party

The squadron Holiday Party will be held on Sat 10 Dec 22 at the Royal Canadian legion Br. 375 (233 Centre St E, Richmond Hill, ON) from 1600 hrs – 2100 hrs and cost $20 per person. SSC will be… Continue Reading →

Save the Date: November 2022

Details can be found on the squadron website’s calendar, and your Flight Commanders can support you with any questions you may have. Cadet 365 Migration, November 2 Remembrance Day Parade, November 6 Cards for Veterans, November 7 Recruit Swearing-In Ceremony,… Continue Reading →

Training Notice: for 9 Nov 2022

VIRTUAL TRAINING Wed 9 Nov: News update as at 8 Nov at 10:35 am. Permits have resumed. Check email and web announcements often (Tue evening & Wed noon) for updates. In general: Cadets are to check their emails and web… Continue Reading →

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