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Comprising of both Royal Marines Cadets and Royal Naval Cadets, units are located across the country.

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Our Aim

To provide opportunities for young people to develop into responsible, dependable and useful members of society, employing the traditions and practises of the Naval Service as the basis for their activities.
~ Lt Col (VCC) Christopher Spratt
Commander VCC
Latest Articles
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INDEPENDENT REPORT CELEBRATES POSITIVE IMPACT OF CADET FORCES

Published on 16/06/2021

The University of Northampton recently released its four year study into the positive impact of being in a cadet force has on young people.  Four-year university study provides extensive assessment of cadets Huge well-being and career benefits Defence Command Paper outlines commitment to invest in the Cadet Forces The UK currently has 130,000 cadets and […]

The Connaught Trust supports VCC Units in Hampshire

Published on 29/03/2021

The Volunteer Cadet Corps is fortunate enough to be supported by a number of organisations but we are particularly proud of the relationship with The Connaught Trust. The Trust has graciously awarded a number of grants in support of VCC activities and recently contributed towards the funding new instruments for our Cadet Band in Gosport, […]

VACANCY FOR SENIOR LOGISTICS OFFICER

Published on 22/03/2021

The Volunteer Cadet Corps is looking for a new Senior Logistics Officer (SLO) to join its headquarters. The VCC is now taking applications for a new Senior Logistics Officer to join its headquarters. This adult volunteer role is responsible for managing the HQVCC central stores (ensuring that items are secure, maintained and issued properly) and […]