• search

Summer training camp for sea cadet corps

Written by: Staff

Kochi, Apr 27 (UNI) The Kochi Unit of Sea Cadet Corps (SCC), under the aegis of the Southern Naval Command, will conduct a ten-day summer training camp at Seamanship School in the naval base here from May one.

Nearly 150 cadets, including both boys and girls, in the age group of 8-15 years, hailing from various schools in and around Kochi, will attend the camp.

The aim is to make the Sea Cadets self-reliant and understand their potential, in addition to the primary task of instilling interest in maritime subjects. Parade training, shooting, swimming, signalling, seamanship and watermanship activities will form the training curriculum at the camp, an official release said here today.

Preceding the camp is a four-day cycle expedition, covering various parts of Ernakulam, Kollam and Alappuzha districts and also a back-water sailing expedition. 50 cadets are taking part in these expeditions, which was flagged off by Capt P Sasidharan, Officer in-charge, Seamanship School, today.


For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more