Fire Cadets is a free, nationally recognised programme. The programme, which lasts 12 months, enables you to improve your confidence while also learning about:
- Firefighting techniques
- Breathing apparatus
- First aid and casualty care
- Fire safety in the home and community
You will also have the opportunity to gain a BTEC Level 2 in Fire and Rescue Services in the Community, as well as developing other transferable and practical skills that will help you with future training and employment.
Cadets also get to attend a range of Fire Brigade events throughout the year.
- You must be between 14 and 17 years old
- You must commit to attending cadets one night a week
- You must be prepared to work in a team
Want to sign up? Download and complete and application form from the website. The programme starts in Merton in September 2016.
Who to contact
Fire Cadets Website
- Mitcham Fire Station
421-445 London Rd
- CR4 4BJ
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Thursday, 6pm to 8pm
- Time of day
- Age Ranges
- 14 to 17