Programs for Indigenous peoples

Compare the educational programs and entry plans for Indigenous peoples who are interested in working with the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF).


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Aboriginal Leadership Opportunities Year

A one-year educational program offered to Indigenous peoples through the Royal Military College of Canada. Apply online.

Summer training programs

Summer training programs for Indigenous youth on military lifestyle and cultural awareness. Apply online.

Canadian Forces Aboriginal Entry Program

A special three-week program for Indigenous peoples who are considering a career in the CAF. Apply online.



Sonar Operator

See how you can become part of a ship’s intelligence gathering team.

Air Combat Systems Officer

Get your university education paid for and become an Air Combat Systems Officer.

Social Worker

See how you can support the morale and mental health of CAF members and their families.

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