Accessing CATO’s and other National Publications

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Due to Government of Canada regulations, access to certain regulations and publications such as Cadet Administrative and Training Orders (CATOs) has been restricted to a password protected area.

Any person may access these via creating your own personal access account.

1.  Click here:    (or from our menu, choose Staff Links >> CCO Extranet Portal.)

2.  On the left side of the page, click the button to Sign Up to the CCO Extranet Portal.

3.  Create a username and password.

Once you have successfully created and verified your account, you can access the Portal simply by logging in on that page.

Officers and other staff members who have an active CCO Network account can also access the Portal using the same login credentials that you use to access the CCO Network (eg Fortress.)  To do this you must use the button on the right side of the page labelled “Login with your CCO Net Account.  If you have forgotten or need to reset your CCO Net password, see our CCO Network Web Access page for help.

To find the Cadet Administrative and Training Orders (CATOs), once you access the Portal, click on:

National – Nationale  >>  CATO – OAIC.


The recommended browser is Internet Explorer version 6 or higher.  

The Edge browser in Windows 10 is not supported.    Other browsers may work but compatibility is not guaranteed.

If you are using Chrome or Firefox, the IE Tab browser extension has been found to work very well (click here for Chrome version or here for Firefox version.)  Install the extension then right click the link below and choose “Open in IE Tab.”



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