Barbados Cadet Corps To Launch Website

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The Barbados Cadet Corps (BCC) will soon have a presence on the worldwide web with the official launch of its website. It will be launched on Friday, March 29, at 3:00 p.m. in the Hodgson Hall Conference Room of the Barbados Defence Force, St. Ann’s Fort, The Garrison. The BCC is mandated to cater to the development of Barbados’ youth. …

Parade For Governor General’s Birthday

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The Barbados Cadet Corps (BCC) will hold a parade on Thursday, January 17, in observance of Governor General Dame Sandra Mason’s 70th birthday. Dame Sandra will inspect the 100-strong Guard of Honour of the BCC, at her official residence at Government House, commencing at 4.30 p.m. Barbados Defence Force See also: READ MORE Governor General To Go On Leave anemptytextlline …

Registration For New Cadets – Sept. 22 & 29

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Young persons who are interested in joining the Barbados Cadet Corps will have an opportunity to sign up over the next two Saturdays. Registration will take place on Saturday, September 22 and 29, at Harrison College, Crumpton Street, St. Michael, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Students, 11 years and older, of public and private secondary schools, are eligible to join …

Cadets Attending All Arms Drill Instructor Course

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Thirty-six cadets from the Barbados Cadet Corps (BCC) are currently undertaking an All Arms Drill Instructor Course at HMBS PELICAN, Spring Garden, St. Michael. The aim of the two-week course, which started on Monday, August 20, is to teach the senior cadets how to effectively use Methods of Instructions in relation to the Drill Phraseology and how to become competent …

Cadet Corps A Beacon For Educational System

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The discipline and excellence displayed by the Barbados Cadet Corps (BCC) should be replicated throughout the educational system. Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Santia Bradshaw, emphasised this point this morning as she delivered the keynote address at the opening ceremony of the 31st Caribbean Commandants’ Conference at the Headquarters of the Barbados Defence Force, St. Ann’s Fort, Garrison, …

Caribbean Cadet Camp In Barbados Next Month

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Over 200 cadets from across the region will gather in Barbados next month for the Caribbean Cadet Camp (CCC). Cadets from the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Montserrat, St. Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos and St. Vincent and the Grenadines are expected to participate in the camp. It will be held from August 5 to 18, at …

Annual Cadet Camp Starts Monday

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Approximately 650 cadets will get an opportunity to sharpen their military skills when the Barbados Cadet Corps stages its Annual Summer Camp. It will be held from Sunday, July 15, to Saturday, August 18, and cadets will be trained in areas such as drill, weapons training, shooting, first aid, land and sea navigation, seamanship, music and field training exercises. The …

Cadets Corps Lecture March 14

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Cadetting and its Impact on Barbadian Society will be examined tomorrow, Wednesday, March 14, when historian Trevor Marshall delivers a lecture at the Hugh Springer Auditorium, Harmony Hall, St. Michael, beginning at 7:00 p.m. This lecture is being held as part of the Barbados Cadet Corps’ 114th anniversary celebrations, under the theme: Learning to do Today for a Successful Tomorrow. …