Sea Cadet Corps
Sea Cadet Corps
(The "Navy" flavour)
Cadets become familiar with where the Royal New Zealand Navy has been deployed and where your unit comes from.
Cadets will also get the opportunity to learn much more, including;
Learn the team work and skills required to stand tall in public.
Dress and bearing
Become skilled in meeting exacting standards of personal presentation.
Develop and maintain safe seamanship skills in power, sail, oar and paddle craft.
Learn the correct way to utilise ropes and pulleys.
Gain the skills to survive on land and water.
Know how to look after yourself and your team in the area of First Aid.
General Service Knowledge
Gain knowledge about the Royal New Zealand Navy, its ships and equipment, what it offers and how it assists New Zealanders.
Develop skills in passing on knowledge to other Cadets.
Find you way around harbours and the open coast.
Firearms training and marksmanship
Become skilled in safe firearms handling and competition shooting.
Develop the skills to lead others.
Gain and practice correct military procedures when using radios.
Acquire status from serving others.
Achieve skills in a wide range of recreational activities. These could include such activities as sailing, abseiling, canoeing, climbing and caving. Contact your Unit Officers for specific training opportunities.
You get the opportunity to qualify on this Royal New Zealand Coast Guard qualification.
You get the opportunity to qualify on this RNZ Coast Guard advanced qualification.
Develop skills in maintaining inboard and outboard motors.