It is aimed at young people who wish to be part of a two year programme that offers an opportunity to gain a practical understanding of policing and develop their spirit of adventure and good citizenship.
Cadets support local policing priorities through volunteering, working with partner agencies and positive participation in their communities.
They take part in a variety of activities including self-defence training, marching, fitness, team building, role playing and Outward Bound events. They can also gain a Level 2 Award in Leadership and Team Skills awarded by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM).
To apply to be a Warwickshire Police Cadet you must:
- live in Warwickshire
- be in year 11 at school, and
- 16 by September 1st 2016
- be eligible to start at a sixth form or other further education college, begin an apprenticeship or seek employment in September
The first part is to complete an application forms available here (please note there are 2) http://bit.ly/1myLVcJ