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Civil Defence

(Previously Fireman Badge)



This is held during the school holidays as advised by the Singapore Civil Defence Force, which organises this course.


The training is typically held on one weekday in the school holidays from 9.00am – 5.00pm.

Boys will undergo training in basic fire-fighting and rescue, and simple first aid.

This course is open to Boys who are in Sec 2 and above.


To pass the course


To pass the course, Boys must pass the written and practical test. Certificates will be awarded to Boys who have successfully completed the course.


Course Dates for 2017


Civil Defence Course 01/17: 14 March (Tuesday)

Civil Defence Course 02/17: 30 May(Tuesday)

Civil Defence Course 03/17: 6 June (Tuesday)

Civil Defence Course 04/17: 23 November (Thursday)

Civil Defence Course 05/17: 28 November (Tuesday)

Civil Defence Course 06/17: 5 December (Tuesday) 


Check the BB Members Online Portal for registration details and vacancies status.




Officers can now register for the courses online through the BB Members Online Portal at http://members.bb.org.sg:


Please proceed to make payment for your course once you have registered. Only after payment will your places in the course be confirmed. We will only hold your places till the first friday of the next month, when the monthly deregistration exercise will take place.


Latest vacanies are also uploaded for your information.


There will be strictly no refund of course fees in the case of any withdrawal from the courses after payment has been made.


If you encounter any problems while using the system, please contact Mr Elijah Cheong at elijah_cheong@bb.org.sg highlight the difficulties or seek clarification.

Reporting Details



BB Fatigue Dress (Blue BB Regulation T-shirt, dark blue pants, track shoes, name tag and field rank)


Reporting Time and Location

Participants are to report at 8.30am to HQ 3rd Civil Defence Division, 533, Yishun Industrial Park A (beside Vicom).


The nearest MRT station is Yishun, from which Boys should proceed to Yishun Interchange and take Service 811.  Alternatively, they may board Service 169 or 965 from Woodlands Bus Interchange.


Please note that HQ 3rd Civil Defence Division is located deep inside Yishun Industrial Park A, with the nearest bus stop being about a 15 minute walk away.


Notes on attire

Boys must report in the specified attire, which must be clean, neat and polished (where applicable).

Boys must also report in proper haircut and with hair not artificially coloured.  Hair must also not touch the ears, eyebrows and collar of Boys.  Finger nails must be short and clean.

Accompanying officers are requested to adhere to similar attire guidelines.