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Young Firefighters Association (YFA)

The Young Firefighters Association (YFA) is a uniformed youth organisation which is run by volunteers. There are two YFA units, one in Droitwich the other in Redditch.

When the Young Firefighters first join, they are put though a 13-week basic training course. After this they take part in a passing out parade. This is a chance to show the skills that they have learnt to friends, family, local dignitaries and senior Fire Service officers. At their passing out parade, the Young Firefighters, who are aged between 13 and 17, are awarded their passing out certificate. From then onwards they are trained in greater detail in preparation for more complex drills. The YFA members also attend an annual camp and take part in other leisure activities.

For more information about Droitwich YFA contact:
Droitwich Fire Station,
Friar Street, Droitwich,
Worcs. WR9 8EQ
Tel: 01905 795889

e-mail droitwichyfa@hwfire.org.uk

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For Redditch YFA contact:
Redditch Fire Station,
Birmingham Rd, Redditch,
Worcs. B97 6EL
Tel: 01527 62223


e-mail redditchyfa@hwfire.org.uk

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