Emergency? Call 999

For general enquiries

Contact Us

Latest Incidents

6th December, 2019 - 07:18: Fire Control received a call at 07:18 this morning to a report of a be...Read more

5th December, 2019 - 11.26am: Bournemouth - Crews from Christchurch and Springbourne fire station mo...Read more

5th December, 2019 - 9.16am : Poole - Crews from Westbourne, Redhill and Springbourne fire stations ...Read more

2nd December, 2019 - 11:34pm: Cann - Two crews from Shaftesbury, a crew from Gillingham and a water ...Read more

2nd December, 2019 - 10:33pm: Bradford Leigh - A crew from Bradford Leigh are currently in attendanc...Read more

2nd December, 2019 - 9:34pm: Townsend, All Cannings - Two crews from Devizes attended a small fire ...Read more

2nd December, 2019 - 9:33pm: Thornford: Two crews from Sherborne and a crew from Yeovil attended a ...Read more

2nd December, 2019 - 9pm: Poole - Two crews from Hamworthy and Poole attended a fire involving a...Read more

2nd December, 2019 - 6:15pm: A crew from Poole attended a fire involving a quad bike which was foun...Read more

30th November, 2019 - 13:50: 13:50 A crew from Corsham was mobilised to assist a male who was stuck...Read more

Fire Cadets scheme to start in Trowbridge


Date: 13th June, 2017

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is looking for young people from the Trowbridge and surrounding areas to join its new Fire Cadet programme.

The aim of Fire Cadets is to support the development of young people by providing a positive role model and giving them opportunities to participate in a wide range of activities.

The Service is keen to recruit young people between the ages of 12 and 18 to take part in this rewarding training scheme, which will not only be fun and enjoyable but will also give the cadets the chance to learn new personal and social skills, and also obtain a BTEC qualification.

Youth Intervention Coordinator Christine Sharma, who will oversee the scheme, said: “The programme, which is linked to the National Fire Cadet model, will be delivered by firefighters and volunteers across 38 weeks within the academic year of 2017/18. Drills will take place every Thursday evening at Trowbridge fire station and will involve practical and theoretical elements, along with community based social action projects.”

The course is designed to be fun, but it also challenges and develops the participants by getting them to:

Benefits to the participants include:

It is expected that the programme will gain a lot on interest and therefore there will be an application and interview process.

If you are interested, please contact Christine Sharma on 07771 594981 or email [email protected]

results found.

Name:
Post Holders:
Grade: