February 12, 2019 (Google Translation) – The Naval Academy of Cadets “Almirante Padilla”, maritime university of Colombia, opens its doors again to young people between 15 and 20 years old, who want to live the experience of “Cadet for a week”, which will be held on board the institution , in the school recess week that runs from April 13 to 20, 2019.
Students who join this adventure will have the opportunity to visit the afloat units of the National Navy that are docked at the ARC Bolivar Naval Base, they will sail in a whale and rowing boat, combat survival training in the water and diving, visit the Special Forces Battalion, carry out integration activities, visit San Felipe de Barajas Castle and the Naval Museum of the Caribbean, among other activities .
“Cadet for a week” was held more than a decade ago, as an opportunity to bring young people to the sea and its importance for the development of the country, while it can awaken in them the vocation as future sailors.
Registration is open from March 1 to March 30. For more information, visit the website www.escuelanaval.edu.co . Do not stay without living this marine experience!