Photo of a sea cadet practising CPR on a dummy during a First Aid course

Cadets to the rescue

Sea cadets learn first aid skills so that they might be able to save someone’s life

Cadets march in a Trafalgar Day parade in London

Trafalgar Day around the UK

Find out how cadets from all six areas marked the anniversary of Nelson’s defining victory at Trafalgar


A volunteer helps a cadet with rope work

Volunteer spotlight: working with young people

A new training course will help our volunteers to pass on their knowledge and inspire cadets

HM's Coastguard Kerry

Careers: how to become a lifesaver

If you want to a job helping people in life-threatening situations around our coastline, HM’s Coastguard could be for you

An illustration showing a young person surrounded with threatening emojis and symbols

How to deal with cyberbullying

To mark Anti-Bullying Week, here’s the Sea Cadets guide to dealing with cyberbullying and where to get help and support

News & Events

Photo of a young person smiling and holding an oar in a boat

Autumn 2021 news

A photo of Cadet Craig at the summit of Scafell Pike

Area news autumn 2021

Photo of Captain Neil Downing

Meet the Captain

Cadets with their Earthshot Challenge certificates

Captain’s BZ


Cadets on the water at Royal Docks Boat Station

Your photos: cadets on parade

Cadets got back to parading over the summer and you shared some of your fantastic pictures with us

HMS Victory replica

Quiz: Battle of Trafalgar

Test your knowledge on the
Battle of Trafalgar and how Sea Cadets marks its anniversary

Statue of Lord Nelson looks over the Thames

Wordsearch: Battle of Trafalgar

Take a break and see if you can beat our Trafalgar-themed puzzle