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Dress Regulations

Order of Dress

*In some cases, cadets will be ordered to wear relaxed civilian attire.
 

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The complete Cadet Dress Instructions are available for download, here: Dress Instructions (9.5 MB)

All questions regarding dress, deportment, drill or ceremonial shall be passed up the chain of command

Wearing of Civilian Attire during Cadet Training

Cadets with questions or barriers to wearing the clothing items listed below will contact the cadet chain of command.

Parade Nights

Proper civilian attire should be worn whenever a cadet cannot wear his/her uniform to regular training or other activities.

Proper civvies for all cadets consists of the following:

  • White dress shirt (tucked in)

  • Tie (black)

  • Dark dress pants

  • Dress shoes worn with socks (no running shoes)

  • Cadets may wear their squadron T-Shirt instead of the white dress shirt and tie (tucked in).

Relaxed Civilian Attire

Relaxed attire is worn on all other occasions or when ordered by the CO. When cadets are authorized to wear relaxed civilian attire (during team practices, social occasions, or other activities), they are free to wear what they wish as long as it is in good taste and does not include the forbidden items listed below.

Sports/PT Gear

During sports or PT (Physical Training) activities, the following items must be worn:

  • Sport shoes and socks

  • Shorts or athletic pants (depending on preference and temperature)

  • T-shirt (a sweater may be worn depending on temperature)

  • If the activity is conducted outdoors, a hat (baseball cap or other)

Forbidden Items

The following items of clothing and accessories are not to be worn unless specifically authorized by the CO:

  • Oversized, low-rise or ripped pants.

  • Any item of clothing displaying distasteful or offensive language or images, such as sexual, racial, violent or other inappropriate themes.

New Cadets

The following items of clothing and accessories are not to be worn unless specifically authorized by the CO:

  • Oversized, low-rise or ripped pants.

  • Any item of clothing displaying distasteful or offensive language or images, such as sexual, racial, violent or other inappropriate themes.

Uniform Returns and Exchanges

For uniform exchanges and for cadets returning their uniforms when leaving the squadron, follow this protocol:

1.  Wash the uniform and clean the boots;

2.  Please the uniform items in a plastic bag;

3.  Identify the bag with your name;

4.  Return your uniform to Supply at 1 Brouillette Blvd, Connaught Range.

 

Please remember to make an appointment with supply.

Name Tags

Name tags are not issued by the Supply Section. They are automatically ordered for new cadets and handed out by the cadet leadership. Click on the link in the Weekly Newsletter if you wish to purchase an additional name tag.

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