Cadet Correspondent

CADET CORRESPONDENT TRAINING YEAR 2021-2022 

References: A. 2020-2025 Cadets and Junior Canadian Rangers Communications  Strategy 

  1. Cadets qualified as cadet correspondents conduct and support communications  activities at the CC/Sqn, RDA, NDA, and Cadet Training Centres. 
  2. Cadets qualified as cadet correspondents tell the story of the CC/Sqn by managing social media, creating content, and drafting products for the approval of the CC/Sqn CO.

GENERAL OUTLINE 

The training will be self-paced and virtual over a 10-week time period. An instructor will  be available to support participants and assess submitted homework. Both serials will be  hosted in a virtual platform, the chosen platform will be identified in the Joining  Instructions.

SELECTION CRITERIA 

  1. Cadet Participant Details
  2. Participants must:

1) Hold the minimum rank of SGT; 

2) Be in Level 3 or higher; 

3) Have an interest in writing and the production of imagery and video; 

4) Have, or have regular access to, a computer/laptop/tablet, camera or  smartphone, and internet access; and 

5) Have a high level of autonomy and self-motivation. 

1) Class 1 from 4 Oct to 10 Dec 21 with a registration deadline of 4 Oct  21; and 

2) Class 2 from 7 Feb to 15 Apr 22 with a registration deadline of 7 Feb  22. 

6) Have, or have regular access to, a computer/laptop/tablet and internet  access; and 

7) Be available at least one evening a week throughout their assigned  serial.