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Tag: Training – Military professional development and training opportunities

Psychological endurance: A SAR Tech’s mission to support his team

– Canadian Search and Rescue (SAR) Technicians’ duties can be very challenging and when the stakes are high, emotional stress and personal well-being can be an afterthought. This was the case for one SAR Tech, whose personal experience with mental illness opened his eyes to the need of, in his words, “a more robust and well-rounded health program” for the operational SAR Techs at 442 Squadron in Comox.

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Learning your second official language? GCcampus can help

– As Canada celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Official Languages Act, it’s a great time for Defence Team members to make improving your second language skills a priority.

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Using insurgent tactics to keep CAF soldiers safe

– Preparing to deploy on operations around the world requires dedication and a rigorous training schedule for members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF).

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RCAF technicians to compete in Toronto

– Eight RCAF aircraft structures technicians from the Canadian Forces School of Aerospace Technology and Engineering will be in Toronto on the 2019 Labour Day weekend to compete in a regional Aircraft Structures Skills competition.

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More than 3,000 Sentinels provide support to those in distress

– When it comes to help for those in distress, every action counts and can make a difference. Yet despite all the support programs and tools put in place, the problem is often taking that first step toward the appropriate resources.

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New recruit cooking

– A cook with formal culinary arts training says a career with Canada’s military is providing him a permanent port of stability from the topsy-turvy restaurant industry.

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RCAF welcomes ten newly-winged pilots

– Ten new RCAF pilots received their pilot wings at 3 Canadian Forces Flying Training School on July 26, 2019.

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8 ACCS on Bold Quest 19.1 in Finland

– 8 Air Communication and Control Squadron and 51 Aerospace Control and Warning Squadron members are home from Exercise Bold Quest 19.1.

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RCAF Reserve-led basic military training course wraps up

– On June 27, 2019, RCAF and RCN reservists graduated from an RCAF-led basic military qualification course held at Camp Aldershot, Nova Scotia.

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Call for Nominations: Defence Team Official Languages Excellence Award

– As the Defence Team Official Languages Champions, we would like to highlight a wonderful opportunity to recognize and celebrate the outstanding initiatives being carried out by Defence Team colleagues!

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