Welcome to 742 National Capital Air Cadet Squadron!


We are an exciting and large squadron of approximately 250 cadets and 20-25 staff members. In addition to our core program, we offer a variety of optional activities for youth between the ages of 12 and 18.  Feel free to check out the website for more information on the Cadet Program and 742 Squadron. Follow us @742squadron on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram:




  • Late Joiners (joined after age 13? - view details)
  • Jan 30 - Canada Fitness Assessment (mandatory for promotion after LAC)
  • Feb 7 - CO's Parade
  • Feb 13 - Skating on the Canal (Frost-a-thon)


Annual Validations Past Due: For All Returning Cadets - Annual Validation forms were sent out to all returning cadets via email. Please Return NOW.

Cadets will be asked to call home and parents return with the forms in order for the cadet to remain at the training night. All cadets with outstanding forms are not permitted to attend any optional training events until the forms have been received by admin.


List of cadets with outstanding forms

UPDATED: 09-Jan-20

If you did not recieve the form via email please contact admin ASAP by emailing 742squadron@gmail.com (We may have an outdated email address on file)

NOTE: Summer Camp Applications cannot be submitted without the completed Annual Validations.


  • Feb 29 - Seniors Rock Climbing & Ninja Warrior Course (Level 5 only) waiver required!
  • March 28 & April 18 - Tag Days (each cadet MUST attend one)

SUPPLY: Uniforms & Name Tags

Planning on joining 742 in the next few weeks? Fill out this form to ensure your uniform is ordered. Once your paperwork is complete, we will begin assembling your uniform.

Exciting News: We will be issuing Field Training Uniforms! The following cadets MUST fill out the form ASAP

The following cadets MUST see Capt Glendenning or fill out the form above before Jan 30: Abu Zidan Azmat Cheng French Hillier Hood Hossain Johal Legault Liu Mirfakhraei Oueja Robinson Sharma Takou Saa Yirga Young

If you have not been measured for a uniform, please see Capt Glendenning.

Supply is open Thursdays 630-9 and some Sundays (see calendar for hours).


Congrats to all cadets who participated in the race this weekend!

Optional skiing sessions will continue at Mooney's Bay on Wednesday evenings from 630-800 PM. Please return your equipment if you will not be attending.


GPS & PPS Exam - Information available on the Events calendar also individual emails were sent out

Applications now CLOSED for Staff Cadet Positions -  Late Applications will not be considered. Visit Summer Training Tab for more information.

Link to available SCdt Positions

Applications now CLOSED for ALL Band Camps (B&R + P&D) - Late Applications will not be considered. Visit Summer Training Tab for more information.

Application CLOSED for National Courses - Late Applications will not be considered. Visit Summer Training Tab for more information.

NOTE: Summer Camp Applications cannot be submitted for selection without the completed Annual Validations.


NEW DATE: Try-out continues for the Highland Dancing selection! It is held Friday November 22 from 7pm to 8pm @ the Central Band Building. Open to all cadets, but mainly to 1st/2nd year. Please email Major Jean-François Lambert if interested at cadets.band.programs@gmail.com  

Help me find cadets interested in playing a role with the 75 & 742 Band Programs Pipes & Drums as HIGHLAND DANCERS (seeking first years if at all possible for long term investment). Become a superstar! Our Flyer: https://bit.ly/2JGkQ5e   and   https://bit.ly/34qFRsn