Naval and Aviation Units Form New 8th Battalion

By Commandant’s order, all Naval or Aviation School Units have been realigned from their existing battalions and have been assigned to the newly constituted 8th Battalion comprised of Naval and Aviation Units. This brings to an end, the mixed Battalion structure, through which these units formed Battalions along with Infantry Units. In keeping with the … Continue reading Naval and Aviation Units Form New 8th Battalion

University of Trinidad and Tobago Targets Cadet Force for Student Recruitment

Dr. Joseph Jacob, Manager of Student Recruitment at The University of Trinidad and Tobago presented to Unit Commanders at Day Three of the Unit Commanders' Course about opportunities available to our cadets for tertiary level study at the University. "I came because we would like to guide you to understand what is available for our … Continue reading University of Trinidad and Tobago Targets Cadet Force for Student Recruitment

Cadet Force Celebrates 107th Anniversary with Annual Inspection Parade [with Video]

The Trinidad and Tobago Cadet Force celebrated its 107th anniversary with its Annual Inspection Parade which was held at the Larry Gomes Stadium in Arima. Four companies of cadets were inspected by His Excellency Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona O.R.T.T., S.C., President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Also present at the parade were Honourable Major … Continue reading Cadet Force Celebrates 107th Anniversary with Annual Inspection Parade [with Video]

Cadet Force Collaborates with Regiment to Host Unit Commanders’ Course

The Cadet Force is currently engaged in a collaborative project with the Trinidad and Tobago Regiment to train its adults to be efficient Unit Commanders. The Course is a 5 weekend course designed to assist Unit Commanders in the administration and management of their Units. Thirty-five adults are currently enrolled in the program under the direction … Continue reading Cadet Force Collaborates with Regiment to Host Unit Commanders’ Course

ASJA Units Camp at Teteron Barracks for Easter

It's Easter vacation, and cadets from around the seven Battalions look forward to Easter Camp while they are away from school. This includes the units at the two (related) schools that do not belong to a Battalion - ASJA Girls' College and ASJA Boys' College. You may remember the ASJA Girls' College from its recent … Continue reading ASJA Units Camp at Teteron Barracks for Easter

Seven Years in Battalion Structure

Today is the anniversary of the Cabinet approval of the current structure of the TTCF. According to Capt. Grantley Dick, Cadet Force Officer: Through Minute #830 of April 8th 2010 Piloted by Martin Joseph (deceased), Cabinet gave effect to the reorganisation of the Trinidad and Tobago Cadet Force to facilitate its expansion from the unit-type … Continue reading Seven Years in Battalion Structure

Cadet Cooks Graduate from Recruit Training

The Cadet Force is not usually known for its cooks, bakers and stewards, but through the 'Messing Department', it has been in the business of training young people in the culinary arts for twenty-five odd years. On Saturday the 'Messing Department' held a parade to recognise the completion of recruit training for its newest members. These … Continue reading Cadet Cooks Graduate from Recruit Training