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Canadian Army Podcast

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This podcast is for and about soldiers of the Canadian Army. Its primary goal is to provide them with useful information through thoughtful and open discussions that reflect their mutual interests and concerns. Though soldiers are our primary audience, the topics covered on this podcast should be relevant to anyone who supports our soldiers or who has an interest in Canadian military matters.

This podcast is for and about soldiers of the Canadian Army. Its primary goal is to provide them with useful information through thoughtful and open discussions that reflect their mutual interests and concerns. Though soldiers are our primary audience, the topics covered on this podcast should be relevant to anyone who supports our soldiers or who has an interest in Canadian military matters.

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Canada

Description:

This podcast is for and about soldiers of the Canadian Army. Its primary goal is to provide them with useful information through thoughtful and open discussions that reflect their mutual interests and concerns. Though soldiers are our primary audience, the topics covered on this podcast should be relevant to anyone who supports our soldiers or who has an interest in Canadian military matters.

Language:

English


Episodes

Do the Right Thing on Social Media (S2 E1)

1/6/2021
Host Captain Adam Orton and his guest have a frank discussion about social media etiquette and how to stay out of trouble.

Duration:00:31:47

One Corporal’s Journey (S1 E15)

12/22/2020
From armoured to U.S. Ranger trainee to photographer, Cpl Morgan LeBlanc has had an interesting time in uniform. He tells us all about it.

Duration:00:21:40

A Career in the Artillery (S1 E14)

12/9/2020
Colonel Marie-Christine Harvey has spent most of her 24 year career in uniform working in the artillery trade. Currently, she is G3 head of operations at Army Headquarters. She tells us why the artillery is a challenging but rewarding career choice that prepares you for virtually any task.

Duration:00:16:07

Junior Army Officers (S1 E13)

11/23/2020
So you decide to join the Army and become a junior officer. What’s that like? Is it what you thought it would be? We find out from one young soldier’s perspective. 2Lt Michelle Evans is our guest.

Duration:00:16:45

National Silver Cross Mother (S1 E12)

10/30/2020
Each year, from among those who have lost a son or daughter during active military operations, the Canadian Legion selects a National Silver Cross Mother. Reine Sampson Dawe, the 2019 National Silver Cross Mother, is our podcast guest.

Duration:00:19:55

Get Out and Ruck March! (S1 E11)

9/9/2020
Soldier first is a term we throw around a lot, but are you willing to throw on a ruck and go for a walk “for fun” after the day’s training is over? For more than 3000 military members, the answer is “yes!”

Duration:00:19:22

The Role of the Chaplain (S1 E10)

8/26/2020
“Go tell it to the padre“, is something many soldiers have heard over the course of their career at some point. The role of chaplains in the Canadian Army is a simple, yet at the same time, often complex one that has helped many soldiers through difficult times.

Duration:00:27:11

Marksmanship: Soldier Shooting Skills (S1 E9)

8/12/2020
A soldier who has demonstrated his superior marksmanship at the Canadian Armed Forces Small Arms Concentration talks about what’s involved in training for this level of success and how he passes along his skills to other soldiers in his unit.

Duration:00:22:14

Canada Army Run Virtual 2020 (S1 E8)

7/29/2020
For the past 13 years, Canada Army Run has taken place every September on the streets of Ottawa. This year, it’s virtual and taking place everywhere runners want to participate. We have three guests to talk about this: Col Nickolas Roby, Director, Canadian Army Personnel Management; Sgt Amélie Eldaoud, Canadian Army Sergeant Major’s Military Assistant; who are both in Ottawa, and in Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, Quebec, MCpl (Ret) Étienne Aubé, representing Soldier On.

Duration:00:22:27

Combat Team Commander's Course (S1 E7)

7/15/2020
The Tactics School's outgoing Commanding Officer Lieutenant-Colonel Christian Caron talks about the Combat Team Commander's Course.

Duration:00:22:34

Our Podcast, Explained! (S1 E6)

6/29/2020
We turn the tables on host Lt Adam Orton to find out more about him and about our podcast. Patricia Sztompka from Canadian Army Headquarters is the one asking Adam the questions in this episode.

Duration:00:12:08

Restarting Individual Training (S1 E5)

6/12/2020
Individual training is about to restart in the Canadian Army. Here to tell us how that will happen is Colonel Cayle Oberwarth, Commander of the Combat Training Centre and the Army Individual Training Authority.

Duration:00:28:10

Canadian Army Podcast Extra (S1 E4)

6/6/2020
Host Lieutenant Adam Orton talks about upcoming show ideas and thanks listeners for their support.

Duration:00:02:05

On the COVID-19 Frontlines (S1 E3)

5/29/2020
Sergeant Brigitte O’Driscoll, The Royal Montreal Regiment, talks about her experiences as 2IC of a team working in a Montreal long-term care facility.

Duration:00:10:41

“The New Abnormal” during the COVID-19 Emergency with the Canadian Army Commander (S1 E2)

5/14/2020
Lieutenant-General Wayne Eyre, Commander Canadian Army, talks about the Canadian Army's posture during the COVID-19 emergency and the launch of the Canadian Army Podcast.

Duration:00:19:23

Canadian Army Podcast Trailer (S1 E1)

5/6/2020
Listen up troops and put your helmets on! We are developing a Canadian Army podcast. It will be for and all about our soldiers. Stay tuned for more episodes!

Duration:00:00:47