Frequently Asked Questions
How old do you have to be to join?
To join our Squadron, or any Air Cadet Squadron, you must be aged 12 and in year 8 at school.
You must be 12 years old and in school year 8 to join the Air Cadets.
How much does is cost?
There is a monthly subscription fee of £11.00 per month. Your first month as a Cadet is free, so you can come along and see if you like it first.
Subscriptions are £12.50 a month, with your first month being free, so that you can decide if the Air Cadets is for you.
Where do you meet?
We are based at RAF Woodvale, Formby. Ask the Guards where our building is and they will direct you.
We parade at our Squadron Headquarters in The Park, Huyton.
When do you meet?
We parade on Mondays and Wednesdays from 19:00hrs til 21:30hrs.
We parade on Tuesdays and Thursday from 7pm till 9:30 pm.
As well as our two parade nights, we also organise many weekend activities and week-long camps (usually in school holidays) that cadets will get the chance to go on.
How do I go about joining?
To join 611 Woodvale Air Cadets, just fill out the recruitment form, and we’ll be in contact very soon! If you’ve got any other questions you’d like to ask before joining, you can use the form for that too.
To begin your cadet career simply contact us using the Contact Form on this website, to let us know you are interested in joining and what night you will be coming down to the Squadron.