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Fire Cadets

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service currently run the National Fire Cadets programme in a number of fire stations across the service area for 13 -18 Year Olds (NB. young people must be 12-16 when recruited).

The National Fire Cadets is an educational youth organisation where the aim is to enable young people to gain skills, knowledge and positive experience in a fun, safe and secure environment, whilst developing life skills and inspiring young people to make positive life choices about their futures.

Fire Cadets will have an opportunity to: 
  • ​Gain a BTEC Level 2 in fire and rescue services in the community 
  • Take part in charity events
  • Support events in the local community.
Cadet schemes meet once a week at their local fire station. The times and days for each station are listed below:
  • Abercrave – Monday 6-8pm
  • Ammanford – Thursday 6-8pm
  • Cymmer – Thursday 6-8pm
  • Llanelli – Thursday 6-8pm
  • Morriston – Thursday 5.30-7.30pm
  • Newtown – Monday 6.30-8.30pm 
  • Pembroke Dock – Monday 5.30-7.30pm
  • Pontardulais – Monday 6-8pm
  • Port Talbot – Tuesday 6-8pm
  • Seven Sisters – Tuesday 6.30-8.30pm
  • Welshpool – Monday 6-7.30pm

How to apply

If you are interested in becoming a Fire Cadet then please download Application Form​.

For more information please e-mail mail@mawwfire.gov.uk or call 0370 6060699 Ext 5558