Weekly Routine Orders (WROs) 2022/23-15 – Week 15 – 11 December 2022


11 December 2022

RO Number


CO’s Message

After a busy weekend, we start to quiet down a bit. This is the 2nd last week before we break for the holidays. Our Mess Dinner is next week and will be our last training night of the year.

809 Officer and Senior Cadet Staff Positions

Commanding Officer (CO): Lt Couroux
Deputy Commanding Office (DCO / Co-TrgO): Lt Russell
Administration Officer (AdminO / Co-TrgO): Capt Lemoine
Supply Officer (SupO): CI Dau
Squadron Warrant Officer: WO2 Abt
Squadron Deputy Warrant Officer/Admin NCO: FSgt Vidal
Flight Commander/Supply NCO: FSgt Dau


Supply is open for exchanges and new issues during the evening. Make sure you see CI Dau to set up an appointment


Regular Training

Where: Squadron HQ
When: 14 December 2022
Who: All Cadets and Staff
Dress: Cadets C5, CAF 5, CI/CV Golf Shirt and Kakhis or FTU
Duty Officer: Lt Russell

Training Night Schedule

Begins Ends Period
1815 1830 Building Open, Parade Square Set-Up
1830 1845 Uniform Inspection / Opening Parade
1845 1920 Period 1
1925 2000 Period 2
2000 2015 Break
2015 2050 Period 3
2050 2100 Clean-Up Training Areas / Parade Square
2100 2115 Closing Parade
2115 2130 Building Closed

Class Schedule

Period 1
Period 2
Period 3
Level One and Two PO/EO M231.01 M107.04 M108.04
Description Identify the Four Forces that Act Upon an Aircraft State the Aim and Motto of the Air Cadet Program Close to the Right and Left
Level Three and Four PO/EO C320.01 M309.04 M208.01
Description Discuss Canadian Forces (CF) Careers in Aviation Recognize Questioning Techniques Execute Left and Right Turns on the March

Note: Off-duty instructors are to report to their secondary duties:

  • Administration NCO: FSgt Vidal
  • Supply NCO: FSgt Dau


1. Monday Evening Optional Training – 12 December – Effective Speaking and Aviation

When: 1830-2115
Where: Squadron HQ
Dress: Appropriate Civilian Attire
Duty Officer: Lt Couroux

Effective Speaking:

Mrs Gowans is back and ready to coach you on your speeches. Please come prepared and ready to have some fun.


FSgt Vidal will be running an aviation class. This is a great introduction to anyone considering becoming a pilot later in their cadet career, or if you just have an interest.

2. 126/809 RCACS Mixed Drill Team

Drill Team has been cancelled until the new year. More information to follow as it’s received.

3. 809 Squadron Annual Mess Dinner – Wednesday, December 21

After going virtual for 2020 and 2021, we’re finally able to have our annual Mess Dinner in person. This will be our last parade for 2022 before the holidays Details on timings and location are to follow in a separate email.

This is considered part of your mandatory training and is meant to teach you about the traditions of the Royal Canadian Air Force. It also gives you the opportunity to take part in a social event that centres around the cadets of 809 Squadron.

Dress for the occasion will be C2, which means the following. Please note that name tags are not to be worn.

C2 Composition Authorized Clothing,
and Accessories
Mess Dress
  • Environmental dress shirt (white dress shirt optional)
  • Necktie (black bow tie optional)
  • Jacket
  • Trousers with belt
  • Boots
  • Socks
  • Ribbons
  • Pins


All attendees must check-in for all in-person activities using the Registration for In-Person Events form.

In-Person Activity Check-In Form

This Week’s Activities

Date Day Activity Location Dress OIC
12 December 2022 Monday Optional Training Squadron HQ Suitable Civilian Attire Lt Couroux
14 December 2022 Wednesday Parade Night Squadron HQ Cadets C5, CAF 5, CI/CV Golf Shirt and Kakhis or FTU Lt Russell

Upcoming Activities

Date Day Activity Location Dress OIC
19 December 2022 Monday Optional Training Squadron HQ Suitable Civilian Attire Lt Couroux
21 December 2022 Wednesday Parade Night Squadron HQ Cadets C2, CAF 2 or 2B, CI/CV Jacket and Tie Lt Couroux

D Couroux
Commanding Officer
809 Newark RCACS