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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers a youth leadership program administered by the Canadian Armed Forces  
  • Teaches young people the value of citizenship, leadership, service to the community, personal responsibility, and a sense of accomplishment while promoting self-esteem, teamwork and self-discipline  
  • Provides opportunities for travel and the chance to participate in inter-provincial and international exchanges through summer programs  
  • Introduces young people to possible careers in the military
Offers training in:  
  • Citizenship  
  • Biathlon  
  • Orienteering  
  • Canadian Forces Organization  
  • Community Events  
  • Drill and Ceremonial  
  • Instructional techniques  
  • Leadership  
  • Map and Compass Use  
  • Marksmanship (Air Rifle)  
  • Physical Education (Team Sports)  
  • Planning and Organizing Training and Social Events  
  • Precision Drill Teams  
  • Sailing  
  • Drum and Bugle Band
Summer courses include:  
  • International Exchange Program  
  • Drill and Ceremonial  
  • Sailing  
  • Rifle Coaches course  
  • Athletic Leadership Course  
  • Seamanship  
  • Summer Employment Opportunities
Hours Thu 6:15 pm-9 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 19 year(s)
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
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Contact Information
Office Phone 705-253-1561
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Lindsay Weeks, Branch President; Email:
Alternate Contact Patricia Pihlaja, Commanding Officer; Email:
Site Location Sault Ste. Marie Armoury
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 1 Garrison Way St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 3E6
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Intersection Pine St and Ontario Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1955
Funding Federal - National Defence