AIM OF THE CADET PROGRAM
This mission of the sea cadet program is to contribute to the development and preparation of youth for the transition to adulthood, enabiling the cadets to meet the challenges of modern society through a dynamic, community-based programs.
The vision of the cadet program is a relevant, credible and proactive youth development organization, offering the program of choice for Canada's youth, preparing them to become the leaders of tomorrow through a set of fun, challenging, well-organizaed and safe activities.
DEVELOP IN YOUTH THE ATTRIBUTES OF GOOD CITIZENSHIP AND LEADERSHIP
The cadet program aims to help in the development of cadets as good citizens and leaders.Through citizenship and community service activities, the cadet develops an understanding of an an appreciation for community membership and involvement within cadet, local, regional, provincial, national and global communities. Cadets' active involvement will have a position impact on local communities, which will contribute to community strength and vibrancy. Through leadership activities, cadets develop interpersonal skills and assume responsibility as effective team members, leaders and dynamic coaches. They will develop the ability to conduct them selves in an ethical and socially responsible way.
PROMOTE PHYSICAL FITNESS
The cadet program aims to promote physical well-being. Cadets develop an understanding of the benefits of fitness and a healthy lifestyle. This understanding, combinded with on-going participation in fitness activities, aids in the development of positive attitudes and behaviours that beild resiliency within cadets and enables them to meet challenges.
STIMULATE THE INTEREST OF YOUTH IN THE SEA ACTIVITIES OF THE CANADIAN FORCES
The cadet program sims to expose youth to the sea activities of an Canadian Forces (CF). Cadets develop elemental skills through introduction and interaction with their respective CF communities. The cadet program educates and promotes liaison with civilian maritime, adventure and aviation communities. These combined experiences and interactions are essential to the unique identity of the sea, army and air cadet organizations. Also, they distinguish the cadets program as a while from other youth development programs.
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