The scheme is aimed at 13- 17 year-olds and provides a programme of weekly Cadet nights filled with activity, information and – hopefully – some fun!
What are the main duties & responsibilities of a GMP Cadet?
The aims of the scheme include:
- Promoting and encouraging a practical interest in policing among young people,
- Providing training which will encourage positive leadership within communities which will include volunteering opportunities,
- Encouraging a spirit of adventure and developing qualities of leadership and good citizenship. Cadets will be given the opportunity to obtain a Duke of Edinburgh Award, First Aid qualification etc.