School pupils fired up to learn valuable skills
Millom School has teamed up with local firefighters to enable its pupils to take part in an exciting personal development programme.
For 12 weeks firefighters will be taking part in highly intensive training sessions to see more about life in the service first hand.
Mike Dobson, crew manager for Barrow and Millom, believes the scheme will help equip young people with vital life-long skills.
He said: "The Young Firefighter programme is a 12-week course where young people are exposed to 30 hours of training on what we do as firefighters.
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