Air Cadet League of Canada
Saskatchewan Provincial Committee
A Holiday Greetings message from David Deswiage – Provincial Chairperson of the Saskatchewan Air Cadet League
The Air Cadet League of Canada – Saskatchewan Provincial Committee are one of the two partners responsible for oversight of the Royal Canadian Air Cadet program. The second partner is the Department of National Defense (DND). The purposes of the League are to advance the education of Air Cadets, fundraise and provide funding to Saskatchewan squadrons, and promote an interest in the world of Aviation.
The Royal Canadian Air Cadets is a program that is free to register, and open to all male and female youth ages 12-18 and is recognized as one of the top youth movements in Canada. The aims of the Royal Canadian Air Cadets are to develop in youth the attributes of good citizenship and leadership, to promote physical fitness and stimulate an interest in aviation. Summer training courses offer flying and gliding scholarships, international exchange visits, technical courses, leadership courses, athletic scholarships, space technology courses, and survival training.
The Royal Canadian Air Cadets is a Canadian Cadet Organization which includes the Royal Canadian Sea Cadets and Royal Canadian Army Cadets. The Cadet Program is one of the largest federally-sponsored youth programs in Canada. Youth choose to join either the Sea, Army or Air Cadets.
To influence the development of Saskatchewan youth to become excellent citizens, through programs which provide education, recreation, leadership skills, and aviation exposure.
Vision For The Air Cadet League Saskatchewan Provincial Committee
We commit to develop in each and every Air Cadet qualities of leadership and an aspiration to become a valued member of their community. We reinforce values necessary to prepare youth to meet the challenges of tomorrow and embrace multi-cultural Saskatchewan.
To this end, we offer dynamic training in a supportive and efficient environment where change is a positive and essential element.
We further commit to attaining this vision by living shared Canadian values with particular attention to:
LOYALTY, the expression of our collective dedication to the ideals of the Air Cadet Movement and to all its members;
PROFESSIONALISM, the accomplishment of all tasks with pride and diligence;
MUTUAL RESPECT, the treatment of others with dignity and equality; and
INTEGRITY, the courage and commitment to exemplify trust, sincerity, and honesty.
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