SIDC Weekend 10-12 May 2024 – Update

SIDC (Seamanship Inter-Divisional Competition)

  • SIDC is intended to provide the opportunity for cadets to participate in unique sea cadet related training with peers from different corps on a variety of topics primarily related to seamanship, on-water activities, and Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) familiarization.
  • SIDC 2024 is a weekend training activity located at HMCS Star, Hamilton, ON.

Drop-Off / Depart (Armoury):  Fri 10 May at 1830 hrs (6:30 pm)

Pick-Up / Return (Armoury):  Sun 12 May at 1400 hrs (2:00 pm)

Transportation:  Bussing provided from Armoury to Training Location and return.

Meals:  All meals provided.  Cadets to eat dinner prior to drop-off at Armoury Fri evening.

Kit / Clothing:  All – Civilian clothing

  • Kit List – Bring items in Kit List for overnight / on-water activities.
  • Cadets will be sleeping indoors (HMCS Star) – Require sleeping bag and air mattress / pad / cot required.
  • Refillable water bottle.
  • Joining Instructions – Annex C (Link below)

Required Documents / Items (Mandatory)

  • Health Card – Cadets must bring their Health Card
    • Photo of Health Card (on phone), photocopy is acceptable
  • Kit – Cadets must bring all required kit for overnight weekend training
    • (Joining Instructions – Annex C) – Link below
  • Signed Parental Consent Form – Cadets must bring / hand in signed form to participate
    • (Joining Instructions – Annex D) – Link below
  • Signed Informed Consent for Cadet Training Activity Form – Cadets must bring / hand in signed form to participate
    • (Joining Instructions – Annex E) – Link below
  • Medication – As applicable, cadets to bring their medication they may require.

Joining Instructions (JIs)

SIDC 2024 – Joining Instructions – 139 Sea Notes

We look forward to this unique seamanship and nautical training experience, together with other cadets and staff from sea cadet corps across Central Ontario Area (COA).