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Tolvaddon Community Fire Station

Tolvaddon Community Fire Station is a shift station with 24 hour immediate response provided by wholetime firefighters supported by an additional crew of on-call firefighters.

We welcome applications from anyone interested in becoming an on-call firefighter. All shortlisted applicants will be invited to an assessment interview (regardless of whether there is a vacancy at the station or not). Suitable applicants will be invited to the (twice yearly) assessment centres and if successful they will be placed in the Talent Pool to be selected for progression to the Approved to Ride Course as and when an appropriate vacancy at their Fire Station arises

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Tolvaddon Community Fire Station, Tolvaddon, Camborne, TR14 0EQ

Telephone: 01209 614300

Staff training night (On-Call): Thursdays 7pm - 9pm

View a map of Tolvaddon showing the location of the Community Fire Station.

For more information and to apply to become an on-call firefighter, please visit our Service Careers recruitment pages and/or call our Resourcing Team on 01872 323800.

Find out how often Tolvaddon on-call firefighters are called out to assist Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety Service:

In addition to responding to National Campaigns, personnel at Tolvaddon frequently visit children's groups to talk about fire safety issues, carry out door to door visits to undertake free fire safety checks and to give advice on installing and maintaining smoke alarms and participation in local events to promote fire safety in the home. 

Register for a free home fire safety check online or for more information about them, visit the fire safety page.

Tolvaddon Community Fire Station have a unique resource called early learning fire safety - elfs, which is available to borrow free of charge by all early years establishments (including: nurseries, pre-schools, child minder's). You can find out more information by visiting our page on elfs and how to borrow the resource from a community fire station in Cornwall.

If you would like to enquire about arranging a visit for your playgroup or other relevant organisation please email or telephone 0300 1234 232

Tolvaddon houses a range of specialist vehicles including the Red Cross Response unit, which is supplied and funded by the British Red Cross, is crewed by dedicated volunteers that will respond from Tolvaddon Community Fire Station, offering support to the entire county. Find out more about volunteering in Cornwall for the Fire and Emergency Response Service

View Cornwall's full fleet list of vehicles

Any general enquiries should be directed to: 0300 1234 232 

Or for 24 hour fire safety advice call free on: 0800 3581 999

View our information on dialling 999 in an emergency.