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            The Young Firefighters Association (YFA) is a disciplined youth organisation setup and run by Firefighters & lay instructors at Prestatyn Fire Station. 


We meet every Wednesday 18:30 - 20:30hrs



     Our aims are –

  •                             To aid personal development.
  •                             To help develop discipline, social conscience and 
  •                              community awareness.
  •                             To help develop leadership qualities.
  •                             To develop team skills.
  •                             To promote fire safety in the younger generation. 
  •                             To give young people a better understanding of a 
  •                              Firefighters role in the community.  



 

A typical night would consist of the following

  • 18:30 Bells ring and the Squad line up for inspection
  • 18:45 Squad "Fall out" and don Fire kit
  • 19:00 The squad are put into crews and detailed on the tasks involved for the night and what's required of them
  • 19:10 The "get to work" command is given and that's it, they're off, it could be a B A drill (breathing apparatus) a simulated building fire that involves hauling fire hose aloft into the training tower or a simple rescue involving abseiling 30m down the tower.
  • 20:00 The command "Knock off make up" is given, it's time to keep all the equipment and debrief on the nights work
  • 20:15 Time to open the tuck shop and have some free time
  • 20:30 Home time  


                                                                                                                                                          

CONTACT :-  prestatynyfa01@gmail.com
                                or  yfa01@nwales-fireservice.org.uk

                                    
 



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