The Navy League of Canada – Alberta Division provides support and oversight to two programs:
The Navy League Cadet program for youth ages 9-12.
The Sea Cadet program for youth ages 12-18.
Both programs foster a team environment dedicated to promoting the physical and mental fitness of young men and women in the cadet program, leadership, citizenship, self-discipline and respect for others. Currently there are eighteen Sea Cadet Corps and eleven Navy League Corps located across Alberta.
All corps meet weekly from September to June and offer many options & opportunities in addition to regular weekly parade nights.
Options vary from corps to corps; some options are solely for Sea Cadets.
Options and opportunities include:
- Ceremonial Drill
- Band (Instruments and instruction provided)
- Biathlon (Sea Cadets Only)
- Colour Party
- Scuba Diving (Sea Cadets Only)
- Survival Camps
- Cross Corps Competition
- Joint Corps Camps
- Sports Weekends
- Summer programs for Sea Cadets offer
- International exchanges
Senior Sea Cadets have opportunities to earn money as Staff Cadets at various summer camps across Canada.
The Navy League of Canada
Alberta Division is part of The Navy League of Canada
The Navy League of Canada focuses on three key programs:
- Royal Canadian Sea Cadets
- Navy League Cadets
- Maritime Affairs