Please note the basic criteria to become a London Firefighter :


  • Must be a UK resident with no work restrictions
  • Be 18 years old to apply
  • Have a full UK driving license on application , (people are welcome to join the information session but need to understand they cannot apply without one )
  • Be prepared to be clean shaven on duty days ( this is necessary for  breathing equipment seal to the face )
  • Have no unspent criminal convictions
  • Have Maths and English ability(not qualification)  to the grade of GCSE A-C or equivalent to pass assessment testing

To be booked onto this opportunity email: 

  • London Borough of Hounslow
  • Department for Work & Pensions
  • Learn Hounslow
  • NHS
  • Shawtrust
  • West London Alliance