Brigade Information - Williamstown


Cadet Training

Monday 18:15 20:15 in school term dates.

Any person interested in becoming a member of our Cadets,
please come down to the station on Cadet Nights.

Since the Seventies, Cadets have played a large role in the Williamstown CFS.

Aged from 11 to 18, training in most disciplines of a fire-fighter, and may become a fully fledged members after turning 16 year of age.

Cadets elect a Captain and Lieutenants, as do their senior counter-parts.

As Cadets, the basis of their training, teambuilding, personal development, and a dedication to their community, will follow them through into adult life.

Approximately 25% of cadets continue as senior members, and those who choose to leave, may return in later years to some form of community service.

As a cadet you will be trained by qualified and experienced volunteer firefighters in:

Firefighting Skills Ladders and Fire Extinguishers Map Reading
Using CFS Radios Fire Hydrants and Hoses Basic First Aid

To see our cadets in action, please look through our photo page on this website.




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Updated: January 2013