Depot Life

Depot Life

While at Depot, cadets share a common experience few can understand, Depot Life. During the 26-week Cadet Training Program, cadets gain the skills needed to build relationships with the diverse communities we serve across Canada. The program continuously evolves to reflect the current needs of frontline policing.

Virtual Tour of Depot

Join us as we take you on a virtual tour and give you a glimpse into life at Depot.

Cadet Chronicles

Follow the 26-week journey to become a Mountie through the lens of a cadet.

Training Tuesdays

In 2023, Depot Division’s social media platforms highlighted aspects of training that help make the Cadet Training Program one of the best police training programs in the world.

The Presentation of the Third Guidon to the RCMP

The Guidon is one of the most recognizable symbols of RCMP participation in armed conflict alongside the military.


Police Dog Demonstrations

Wednesdays from Victoria Day to Labour Day at the Police Dog Service Training Centre in Innisfail, Alberta

Sunset Ceremony

This colourful event includes a foot-drill display, a cannon drill and the ceremonial lowering of the Canadian flag to the playing of Retreat. The event ends with a march past and a formal salute to the review officer.

RCMP National Memorial Service

The RCMP Memorial Service is held on the second Sunday in September at the RCMP Academy, Depot Division, in Regina.

Name the Puppy Contest

Every year, we hold a contest for the children of Canada to help find names for future police dogs.

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