What is Cfmap?

The CFMAP offers confidential, voluntary, short term counselling to assist with resolving many of today’s stresses at home and in the work place. The CFMAP should not be regarded as treatment for mental illness or addictions.

Can you join the Canadian military with anxiety?

A history of self-mutilation is also disqualifying. Anxiety issues, either current or historical, or panic, agoraphobia, social phobia, simple phobias, obsessive-compulsive disorders, other acute reactions to stress, and post-traumatic stress are disqualifying for entry into the service.

What is a CAF member?

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF; French: Forces armées canadiennes; FAC) is the unified military of Canada, comprising sea, land, and air elements referred to as the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), Canadian Army, and Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). Canadian Armed Forces. Forces armées canadiennes.

Are tattoos allowed in the Canadian military?

Only offensive designs, tattoos on the face and scalp are prohibited under new rules. A Southern Vancouver Island tattoo shop owner says the Canadian Armed Forces’ recent policy change to allow tattoos except on the face and scalp has increased his business.

Do you have to cut your hair in the Canadian army?

HAIR. Hair on the head shall be neatly groomed and conservatively styled. The length, bulk or style of hair shall not detract from a positive military appearance or preclude the proper wear of military headdress.

How do I join JTF2?

General Requirements for all candidates:

  1. Minimum two years’ military service for Regular forces;
  2. Minimum three years’ military service for Reserve forces.
  3. Obtain security clearance.
  4. Obtain approval from chain of command;
  5. Complete Pre-Screening Physical Fitness Test (Section 3.2).
  6. Pass appropriate medical examination:

Are beards allowed in the Canadian Army?

In accordance with the procedure established by the Chief of the Defence Staff, the wearing of a beard is authorized for all CAF members upon attainment of their operationally functional point or having completed the developmental period, whichever comes last.

Do Canadian soldiers wear dog tags?

Identification tags have been worn by Canadians troops since the First World War. The Canadian tags are now designed to be broken in two pieces in the event of death; one piece remains with the deceased and the other piece is sent to the Department of National Defence.

Is JTF2 a Tier 1 unit?

JTF2 remains the only foreign special operation unit to be conducted into American Tier 1 ranking (Along with Delta and Seal Team 6). They are experts trained to operate in the worlds deadliest terrains where they specifically train in frozen, mountainous, desert, and maritime environments.

What is the JTF2 motto?

Joint Task Force 2’s motto is facta non verba, latin for “deeds not words”. JTF2 does not carry individual battle honours, but instead also shares the motto ubique ‘everywhere’ with The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery and the Corps of Royal Canadian Engineers.