Cornwall Fire Rescue & Community Safety Service - Wholetime & Apprentice Firefighters

Cornwall Fire Rescue and Community Safety Service will be opening applications for Wholetime firefighters and Apprentice Firefighters at the end of April 2017.

If you are up for a challenge and want a career with a difference then yes... this is for you! What a great way to improve your fitness, have a goal to work towards, have something to challenge and drive you! 2017 could be a year for a new you and a new career.

This is a very exciting time to be joining our service, our recruits will experience our brand new modular approach to learning the broader diverse skills of a community firefighter within Cornwall.

The service is trying to improve the numbers of women, people who identify as LGBTQI+ and/or BAME who are firefighters, what have you got to lose, you don't know until you try!

If you would like any more information then please view our website This will be updated with all of the relevant information throughout the recruitment process.

We are holding two "Have a Go Days" on 18 and 21 April 2017. If you have any questions and/or you would like to book a place at one of the events, then please email us at and title the subject as "have a go day for recruitment",  the places to have a trial of the practical tests are limited and on a first come first booked basis.