A Prince George Army Cadet topped his platoon during six weeks of training at Vernon Army Cadet Summer Training Centre.
Cadet Michael Elderi, enrolled in the Cadet Leader Military Band Course at the Okanagan Valley facility, is a member of 2618 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps, Prince George. Cadets in Bravo Company combine traditional army cadet training with an emphasis on musicianship, spending hours each day developing their musicianship skills.
More than 1350 Army Cadets from western Canada spent from two to six weeks at VACSTC this summer enrolled in a variety of courses from the school of music to adventure training to rifle coach. Cadets were also taught classes in citizenship, leadership techniques, first aid, field engineering and as a result of daily activity, they improved their fitness levels.