Firefighter Cadet Program

321The Vermillion Fire Department Cadet Program allows high school students to prepare themselves to become regular firefighters in any volunteer or career fire department. Students who are at least 14 years old (have completed 8th grade), in good health, and able to follow strict orders are eligible to become cadets. 

Cadets will: 

   *Receive Training 

   *Attend SD Certified Firefighter Courses (at no cost) 

   *Respond to Incident 

   *Gain Valuable Experience

If you are interested in becoming a cadet and would like more information, please complete the Cadet Interest Form or call Fire Marshal Hunter Jackson at 605-677-7098.