The Regiment Is Actively Recruiting Now!


If you’re ready for the challenge of a lifetime, the Army Reserve will give you the skills and the training you’ll need to live, move, and fight in any conditions, anywhere on earth.

Four Simple Steps to Join

  1. Apply online at
  2. Contact a recruiter by email at A& or by phone at 905-972-4000, ext. 4012.
  3. Submit a completed application package to a recruiter.
  4. Attend and pass all testing (FORCE test, Canadian Forces Aptitude Test, Medical and Interview).

Find Out More

Information sessions, available upon request, can help you decide if a part-time military career with the Argylls is for you. Sessions take place at:

Argyll Recruiting Office, The Armouries
200 James St. N., Hamilton ON L8R 2L1

Open-house sessions include a tour of the Armouries training facilities to watch troops undergoing real training. There is always plenty of time for Q&As, and you will receive a comprehensive information kit packed with details about:

  • part-time military careers
  • pay, promotions, and training opportunities
  • the Regiment
  • the training schedule

Family members and friends are very welcome to attend.

Our goal: To give you everything you need to make an informed decision about an exciting and well-paid part-time career as a soldier in one of Canada’s storied regiments.

To book an open-house appointment, call (905) 972-4000, ext. 4012, or email us at A&

Basic Eligibility for the Army Reserves

Possess Canadian citizenship.

Be 18 years of age or older.

Have completed a minimum of provincial Grade 10 education or Secondary IV in Quebec. Full-time students who have completed a provincial Grade 10 education, or Secondary IV in Quebec, may apply at the age of 16 or 17 with the consent of a parent or legal guardian.