Resources for potential RDS applicants

All Wales Retained Duty System (RDS) / On Call Firefighter Recruitment videos

Hear from Retained Duty System (RDS) / On Call Firefighters from across Wales about the role and how you can help protect your community.

Please click on the titles below to view.

 

Welcome to the Fire and Rescue Services in Wales

What do Retained Duty System (RDS)  / On Call Firefighters do?

What does it take to become a Retained Duty System (RDS) / On Call Firefighter?

How are Retained Duty System (RDS) / On Call Firefighters valued in their communities?

How and why do local employers help the Fire and Rescue Services?

How are Retained Duty System (RDS) / On Call Firefighters valued by the Fire and Rescue Services?

What is involved in becoming a Retained Duty System (RDS) / On Call Firefighter?

 

 

 

Information and practice booklets

Please click here for the RDS Firefighter Recruitment Information Booklet.

Click here to read the National Firefighter Ability Practice Booklet

Click here to read the National Firefighter Questionnaire Practice Booklet

 

Additional videos

Please click here to view the NWFRS RDS Recruitment video.

View the 'Ever wondered what life is like as a retained firefighter?' video here

 

Fitness

Please click on the links for further details:

Physical Training

Fitness Standards

Improving Physical Fitness

 

 

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