South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue
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Initial Training Courses

Successful candidates will need to attend the following training. Please note that candidates who are not able to attend the relevant Initial Training Course in its entirety will not be eligible to apply.

Fire & Rescue Operative:

Training (3 weeks) – Dates to be confirmed

Fire & Rescue Driver/Pump Operator:

Training (1 week + 1 day) – Dates to confirmed when recruitment opens

Further details of the training to be undertaken will be provided to successful candidates following the Assessment Day(s).

Please note that any individual issued a zero hours contract as a Contingency Fire & Rescue Operative will be required to be clean shaven during any training or working periods.  It is a health and safety requirement for the wearing of Breathing Apparatus sets that individuals be clean shaven in order for the set to offer full protection.

This content was last updated on February 08th, 2019