Welcome to 883 Air Commodore Leonard Birchall RCACS. The Canadian Cadet Organization is one of the largest federally sponsored youth organizations. It consists of the Air, Army, and Sea Cadet programs. The organization is open to all youth aged 12-18 who come from all walks of life. 
Cadets learn a variety of subject matter including citizenship, leadership, teamwork, fitness and various other life skills. This is done through many different, fun, and challenging training activities and exercises. In particular, Air Cadets also learn the principles of aviation and can earn their glider or power pilot license through scholarships. 

Unit Information

Wednesday Nights1830-2130 hrs

Middlefield CI525 Highglen Ave, Markham, ON

Enrolling Information

See the Join Us page for application package and more information!
Visit www.cadets.ca for more information on the cadet program.

Featured News

SUMMER CAMP APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN!Exciting news! Summer camp is officially back, fully in person. With an implementation of the rescope, there are opportunities for over 7000 cadets to train at 12 Cadet Training Centres (CTCs) across Canada! This new plan nearly DOUBLES the number of opportunities compared to summer 2023! Application form can be found under the Announcements tab - submit yours today!
UPDATE: New RecruitsUnfortunately, we are not accepting new recruits for the remainder of the training year. Any interested applicants are encouraged to have your forms prepared for our intake in September 2024. 
Yearbook 2023Take a look at our digital yearbook here!

Online Registration Tool

Interested in joining our squadron? There is an online registration tool available to help you out! To start, click here, enter 883 as the Unit Name and proceed with all the required information. We will then receive an email and will arrange for the completion of further required enrolment forms as necessary.

Upcoming Dates

25 Feb - Zone 11 Marksmanship Comp + 180 Effective Speaking 

2 Mar - ADA: Sports & CAF Engagement / Effective Speaking Competition 

3 Mar - 540 Band & Drill Competition 

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The Markham Lions Club is the official sponsor of 883 RCACS