Location: Meet at the Cadet Youth Development Center (CYDC)
Cadets will participate in a road side cleanup of debris along a portion of Highway 7.
Cadets will be issued all the appropriate safety gear, including reflective vests and gloves.
Cadets will be assigned in groups of 3-4 to cleanup a portion of the highway with the groups meeting in the middle, and getting shuttled back to the CYDC.
Note: The activity may get cancelled if heavy rain arrives as cadets can slip down into the ditch.
Dress:Tour dress with appropriate civilian outerwear for the weather. Sunscreen may be needed. A wide brimmed hat (tilly) is also allowed to be worn for this activity. Cadets are to take along a water bottle, which they can fill at the CYDC before heading out.
Sign-up sheets will be available on Wednesday night at the CYDC.
Please note that as of now, we will be following the updated cadet dress instructions.
A copy of the full dress updates is now posted along with the shortened version below that contains pertinent information. They can both be found on the ‘Dress Standards‘ page found under the ‘Cadet Information‘ link in the main navigation menu above.
Please come and pick up your Search and Rescue cadets now from Guelph EMS!!
By returning the attached permission form, the cadet is allowed to participate in 822 Squadrons Search & Rescue programs off site training activity on Monday evening 1830-2100 hrs unless otherwise noted. The form acknowledges parent/guardian permission, as well as permission from the Commanding Officer of the cadets’ home corps/squadron.
The Search and Rescue team will be participating in an off site training activity on Monday October 28, 2019 from 1830 hours to 2100 hours, The training activity will be conducted at Guelph-Wellington Emergency Medical Services Headquarters located at 160 Claire Road West in Guelph. Ontario.
Parents: On Monday, October 28, 2019 the Search and Rescue team will be meeting at Guelph EMS and not the squadron. Please drop off and pick up at the back of the Guelph EMS (Guelph-Wellington Emergency Medical Services Headquarters located at 160 Claire Road West in Guelph. Ontario).
NOTE: Due to the nature of the response time of paramedics the training sessions might be cut short. AS A RESULT PARENTS WILL BE NOTIFIED (CALLED) TO PICK UP THEIR CADETS FROM THE EMS STATION A.S.AP.. PARENTS NEED TO BE AVAILABLE TO PICK UP THEIR CADET.
The training session will focus around EMS responsibilities in a Search and Rescue situation, training requirements for first responders and presentations of Canadian Forces members within the first responder community.
Cadets are to bring the signed consent form back to 2Lt Gibbons A.S.A.P.
The day of the activity cadets are to bring pen, pencil, notebook and a refillable water bottle with their name on it.
Dress for the training session is either tour dress or operational dress(combats).
This attached form below will be kept on file for emergency contact purposes only.
The officer in charge (OIC) of 822’s SAR program is 2Lt. S. Gibbons.
For emergencies 2Lt Gibbons can be reached at 519-465-3875 (cell).