Document 409935

– IFORMATIO OTICE –
604 MOOSE SQUADRO
In accordance with the law and cadet
policies: absolutely O illegal drugs,
alcohol, or smoking is permitted at any
cadet event!
Mewata Armoury
801 - 11 St W, Calgary, AB
www.604moose.ca
NOTICE DATE: 5 Nov 14
EVENT: FTX SPARROW (LEVEL OE) 2014
DESCRIPTION & PURPOSE:
1.
604 Moose RCACS cadets will participate in a proficiency level one field training exercise (FTX)
at Rocky Mountain Cadet Training Centre (RMCTC). This FTX will focus on instruction and practice of
basic survival skills for new cadets in addition to team building and leadership opportunities. Cadets can
expect to spend a majority of the FTX outdoors.
EXECUTION
2.
Timings / Location:
Time
Date
Location
1800hrs
Fri 7 Nov 14
Mewata Armoury (801 11 St W)
Drop Off
1700hrs
Sun 9 Nov 14
Mewata Armoury (801 11 St W)
Pick Up
**Parents – Do not be late picking up your cadet.
3.
Kit List / Required Items:
Uniform:
Wear
Sports Gear(shorts/sweatpants, t-shirt/sweater, runners)
Carry on hanger
Includes: Wedge, dress shirt, tie, trousers (w/ belt),
tunic, wool socks, boots.
Survival Kit (ref: Survival Kit List, pg 2)
Cadet Fleece
Civilian Dress
Cadet Parka
Bag Lunch
Black Gloves (optional)
Other: See additional instructions (item 4).
4.
Additional Instructions:
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5.
A limited number of rucksacks, sleeping bags and air mattresses are available on loan for those cadets who
do not have their own. Reservations are required in advance through the OPI.
Cadets will arrive on Friday 7 Nov having already eaten dinner. No meal will be provided Friday.
Kit checks will be conducted before departure. For their comfort, safety, and well being, cadets
inappropriately kitted will not be permitted to attend the FTX.
There is no cell phone coverage at RMCTC. Local Calgary Contact: Lt Richardson (403-680-1102)
Got questions? Unsure about something? Don't leave it to chance! Ask and clarify!
Officer / NCO in Charge information:
OPI Name:
Phone:
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Cell Phones may only be brought to contact parents for pick up
and may not be used during training.
Lt Hunter
778-858-5558
NCOIC Name:
Phone:
FSgt Kostelnyk, C.
587-583-6449
Annex C
FTX Sparrow (PL1) 2014
28 Oct 14
MADATORY CADET KIT LIST
Items must be packed in a non-tearable apparatus (ex: backpack, duffle bag) and be suitable for bush
travel. Airline luggage (wheeled) is not acceptable. A small daypack is highly recommended. All items
must be marked with the cadet's name. Layered clothing is critical to staying warm and dry.
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5
1
1
3
2
3
2
1
1
1
Item
1
Pairs socks
Pair boots with ankle support2
Pair backup footwear (runners okay)
Undergarments (long, cold weather)
Pairs pants3 - No Jeans!
Undershirt (t-shirt or base layer)
Shirt, outer (mid-layer)
Sweater (wool or fleece ideal)
Pair mitts or gloves
Toque
#
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
2
1
Item
Winter or ski-type jacket
Sleeping bag
Plastic or travel mug4
Water bottle (camelbaks okay)
Personal hygiene kit5
Flashlight, fresh batteries6
Large garbage bags
Writing implements
Small notepad
1: Wool is ideal, cotton not recommended. Thin liner socks for comfort optional.
2: Warm, waterproof or water resistant
3: Appropriate for cold, wet weather and wear outdoors. Jeans are not acceptable.
4: Must be able to hold hot drinks
5: Toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorant, face towel etc.
6: LED recommended.
OPTIOAL CADET KIT LIST
#
1
1
1
1
Item
Watch
Blue beret or wedge
Pair ski pants
Pair combat boots
#
1
1
1
1
Item
Set OD combats
Set rain gear
Headlamp
Scarf
ILLICT ITEMS
1.
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The following items are forbidden:
a.
Ammunition and firearms;
b.
Pyrotechnics;
c.
Illicit drugs, non-prescription drugs, and contraband items;
d.
Personal electronics (iPods, PSP, etc.);
e.
Knives; and
f.
As per CATO 55-04: CadPat combats or clothing.
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