In 2013 Cheshire Constabulary saw the introduction of an exciting new Volunteer Police Cadet programme.
The year long programme provides interesting and exciting activities for you to engage in, whilst providing you with the opportunity to learn valuable new life skills.
As a Volunteer Police Cadet, you will engage in 12 weeks of interactive class based sessions at various locations across the Force area, before having the opportunity to put your new knowledge into practice volunteering within your local community, whilst working alongside police officers, PCSOs and police staff.
- Crime and its Effects on Society
- Root Cause and Criminalisation of Individuals
- Approaches to Reduce Crime, Disorder & Anti-Social Behaviour
- First Aid
- Crime Scene and Evidence Gathering
- Visits to a custody suite and the Museum of Policing in Cheshire
You will be provided with a uniform and could be representing Cheshire Constabulary at various events around the county.
Volunteer Police Cadets are also be provided with the opportunity of completing a Level 2 BTEC in Teamwork and Personal Development in the Community.
At the end of the programme, you will graduate as a Volunteer Police Cadet and could have the opportunity to then continue to work in support of the Force and their local community.
We are recruiting now for programmes in 2015.