South Australian Country Fire Service accept young people aged between 11-18 years as cadets.
Cadets do a whole stack of activities which may include:
- The introduction to basic firefighting, pump operations, hose work, ride on the trucks, use the radios, search and rescue.
- Community activities, street parades, attending local events, helping out on community projects and fundraising events.
- Fun activities such as camps, state firefighting competitions, go-karting and movies.
- Other related activities such as start your Duke of Edinburgh Award or make your training part of your school curriculum.
Why should I join?
- To do something different in your life.
- To have fun getting out there ‘doing stuff’.
- To meet new people and make friends.
- To give your time to your community.
- To make a difference.
I am interested – what do I do now?