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Ex Dragon Venturer Cadet Norski – Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training

Unit: Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training
Location: Rjukan, Norway
Date: February 2017
Activities: Nordic skiing
Over February half-term, sixth former Jemima, a CCF cadet, attended one of the courses being offered by the Cadet Centre for Adventure Training (CCAT), which is designed to teach students the basics of Nordic Skiing on high-level terrain. The trip included an overnight ski tour and was based in a...

Ex Cadet Ice 2016 – Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training

Unit: Cadet Centre For Adventurous Training
Location: Rjukan, Norway
Date: February 2016
Activities: Ice climbing
Six days of challenge and adventure by a mixed team of four Senior Cadets and two Cadet Adult instructors. Arrived safe and well in Rjukan after a very long day travelling. Lower Gorge My first step into ice climbing on steep ground today was awesome, it really took my climbing back...

Ex Dragon Venturer Cadet Rock – Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training

Unit: HQ Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training
Location: Southern Spain
Date: October 2015
Activities: Rock climbing
Once again a group of Senior Cadets and CFAVs assembled at Manchester Airport to fly to Spain in search of sunshine and dry rock in October.  The Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training (CCAT) delivers a rock climbing course each year in Spain, offering Cadet Force Adult Volunteers and Senior Cadets...

Ex Cadet Rock 2014 – Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training (CCAT)

Unit: Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training
Location: Costa Blanca, Spain
Date: October 2014
Activities: Climbing
Ex CADET ROCK was an eight day climbing expedition to the Costa Blanca run by the Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training (CCAT).  Four instructors which included Maj Kevin Edwards OC CCAT, Lt Col Cath Davies, Billy McIntosh and Dave Rees plus 8 x Cadet Force Adult Volunteers and Senior Cadets...

Ex Canadian Odyssey 2014 – Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training

Unit: HQ Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training
Location: Canada, Banff National Park
Date: August 2014
Activities: Rock Climbing
Why should cadets have all the fun? There have been a number of international trips for cadets in recent years but this was the first overseas trip designed specifically to allow Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (CFAVs) the opportunity to broaden their mountaineering and climbing experience. Officer Commanding Cadet...

Exercise Cadet Paddle 2014 – Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training

Unit: Cadet Centre for Adventurous Training
Location: Loire Region, France
Date: May 2014
Activities: Canoeing, kayaking
It had been two years since CCAT had organised an overseas canoeing expedition.  In the preceding years we had dipped our toes in a few areas in Europe, the Pyrenees 2011 and Brianćon 2012 and whilst both were moderately successful neither area had been able to offer a broad range...