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Civil Defence Auxiliary Unit (CDAU) - Emergency Medical Services

Civil Defence Auxiliary Unit (CDAU) - Emergency Medical Services

Civil Defence Auxiliary Unit (CDAU) Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) and Paramedics support our regular officers in providing emergency medical services.

A CDAU volunteer will don the SCDF uniform and possess the same status and powers as SCDF regulars, and be deployed to the frontline in the fire stations. If you have relevant experience, such as working in an A&E department or private ambulance, come volunteer with us to use your skills to give back to society.

Key Details

Commitment Duty Timings
Minimum of 2 hours per duty, at least 16 hours per month Volunteers are able to choose your work shifts and days
Allowance Rank Upon Joining
Duty allowance of $5.20 per hour, regardless of rank
  • Your rank upon joining is Sergeant 1; Civil Defence NSmen or ex-regulars will assume their last-held rank if higher
  • You will have the same status and powers as SCDF regulars
Home Team Department Skills and Interest
Singapore Civil Defence Force Uniformed Role, Lifesaving

 

Who Is Eligible

You'll need to meet these criteria:

Only shortlisted applicants will be notified to come for an interview.

How to Apply

Apply Online 

 

If you are found suitable, you will need to go through security and medical screening before you are officially appointed as a CDAU Officer.

More About this Scheme

 

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For more information about this volunteer scheme, see the FAQs.

Contact us

Have a question? Contact us for any enquiries:

Joining CDAU has allowed me to equip myself with specialized knowledge and skills, as well as the opportunity to contribute back to my community.

SGT 2 (V) John Joel Seow

Civil Defence Auxiliary Unit

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I take pride in working with the regular officers, PNSFs, PNSmen and civilian staff to maintain law and order, and to keep Singapore safe. I also enjoy interacting with members of the public during our patrols and roadshows. I feel I am part of a larger family and this keeps inspiring me to do my best.

ASP (V) Seah Ching San, Paul

Volunteer Special Constabulary and Honorary Officer, National Police Cadet Corps

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There's a place for everyone and as a volunteer, we can help reintegrate ex-offenders back into society by spreading messages of second chances.

Jenap M. Said

Yellow Ribbon Project

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