The cadets, as a Uniformed Youth Organisation, have a rank structure that is based around the military. Each cadet service normally mirrors the ranks of its parent organisation, with the prefix "cadet" to all ranks to differentiate those in the armed forces.
Royal Air Force
|Warrant Officer Class 1||Cadet Warrant Officer||Master Coxswain|
|Warrant Officer Class 2||Cadet Warrant Officer||Coxswain|
|Colour/Staff Sergeant||Flight Sergeant||Petty Officer|
|Lance Corporal||Junior Corporal||Ordinary Cadet|