Singapore Civil Defence Force
Singapore Government
One Career, Many Opportunities
Direct-Entry Lieutenant

Direct-Entry Lieutenant

A challenging future awaits you. As a SCDF commander, you mitigate fires, hazardous materials and complex rescue incidents. You investigate the cause of major fires and enforce fire safety regulations. In staff appointments, you formulate and implement policies and plan to enhance our nation's civil defence emergency preparedness. You will also have the exciting opportunity to contribute in the international civil defence arena. You will undergo comprehensive induction and training upon entry, followed by structured development at various career milestones.


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Operation Lionheart
Fire Safety Officer (FSO)
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Community Engagement
Instructor in the Civil Defence Academy
Last updated on 18/07/2017