The Red Lion Head, adapted from the Singapore Lion Head symbolises the courage, strength and resilience in the face of challenges. The mane’s unrestrained partings represent the students' youthfulness and creative minds.
Below the Lion Head is SCDF’s logo and the name Lionhearter. The international Civil Defence triangle symbolising the three main areas of Civil Defence - fire safety, first aid, and rescue and evacuation, is the basis of the logo. The
equilateral triangle with one of the angle pointed vertically upwards forms the background of the initials ‘CD’.
The name Lionhearter is adapted from SCDF’s Overseas Rescue Contingent, codenamed Operation Lionheart. Formed
in 1990, the Operation Lionheart is on 24-hour standby to respond to countries affected by major disasters and render assistance in the area of search and rescue efforts. Likewise, the CD Lionhearters are always ready to render assistance to those