Joining Us

The Air Cadets provide the opportunity for members to take part in a huge and diverse range of exciting and challenging activities. Many are organised at National and Regional level, many others take place at Wing and Squadron levels.

If You are interested in taking part in Flying, Shooting, Adventure Training, Sport, Drill, Music, UK and Overseas Camps, and gaining qualifications and life skills, then why not come along and see what we do?

When you can join the ATC:

Membership is open to all from age 13 (Or aged 12 and in S2/Year 8), to 17.
The ATC is fully supportive of equal opportunities, so those with disabilities are welcome to join in the fun too.

The ATC has vacancies for adult staff to help run and organise squadron activities.
You can do this as either a Civilian Instructor, Adult Non Commissioned Officer or as a Volunteer Reserve Officer from age 20.


1716 (Roxburgh) Squadron is located at the top of The Wynd in St Boswells.