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LIFE

(Local Intervention Fire Education)
The programme is targeted at young people who have offended, are at risk of offending or those that may have become victims of crime. The programme offers an intensive 5 day work experience within a tightly structured team environment. The LIFE course allows young people to experience what it is like to be an operational firefighter, during the course participants will get the chance to use hoses, breathing apparatus and work on ladders.

Summary Fire Brigade scheme for young offenders and young victims of crime.

Contact details

Contact Name
Sarah Coutts
Contact Position
LIFE Team Leader, Camden and Westminster
Telephone
020 8555 1200 ext 30695, 07764 900 427 (Mobile)
Fax: 020 7383 2767
E-mail
sarah.coutts@london-fire.gov.uk
Website
www.london-fire.gov.uk 
Alternative Contact
Mona Zaim, phone 07824 538121

Address

Address
LIFE Team
Euston Fire Station
172
Euston Road
London
Postcode
NW1 2DH

Time / Date Details

When is it on
5 one-week courses run throughout year Mon-Fri 8.45am-3.30pm.
Opening times (phone)
Contact LIFE team Mon-Fri 8am-5pm.

Costs

Cost(s)
No charges.

Further details

Parent Body
London Fire Brigade.
Client Group
Young people 13-17 years.
Capacity or waiting list
12 places available on each course.
Referrals Policy
Young people can be referred by their school, youth group, youth offending team, key or Connexions worker or parents. Self-referrals also accepted.
Ward
St Pancras and Somers Town Ward
Last checked date
17/10/2011
Record ID
9844
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