Get involved - Join the TEAM​


If you are the sort of person who enjoys late nights, being away from home, freezing cold rain, wind and snow, fast moving water and still able to keep your head as part of a professional and dynamic rescue team, then we would like to hear from you.

To become an operational team member you need to be over 18yrs and be reasonably fit. You must able to attend at least 50% of team training and fundraising events per year, this equates to a minimum of fourteen days. Once qualified you will be required to attend emergency and rescue callouts when you are available.








Following a probationary period you will receive extensive Swiftwater & Flood Rescue Training covering;-

  • Swiftwater & Flood Rescue

  • Flood Response & Evacuation

  • Powered Boat operations

  • River & Flood Search Management

  • Land Based Search

  • Safe Working at Height & Rope Rescue Operations

  • Emergency First Aid


If you would like to join the team or request further information please click on the button below to download an application form. 


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Registered Charity No:  1152138



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