The Canadian Army Reserve offers co-operative education opportunities to Waterloo Region students in order to introduce young Canadians to the diverse career opportunities within the Canadian Armed Forces.

The Militia co-op program includes basic military training, first-aid, navigation, field craft, career awareness, communication, self-defense and training in the operation of military equipment.

The Application process for the 2017-18 school year begins soon. Parents/students are invited to attend an evening information session to learn more details about the program and the application process. An opportunity to begin the application process will be made available.


Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: WRDSB Education Centre, Cambridge Room – 51 Ardelt Avenue, Kitchener

Please note: all applicants to this program must be:

  • 16 years of age
  • a Canadian Citizen
  • Earned at least 15 credits
  • Free of any legal obligations
  • Full time student

For more information, please contact a co-op teacher at your high school.