Firefighter Chris Hopkins received his competent Firefighter certificate after finishing his apprenticeship with Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue.

Chris successfully completed his Firefighter apprenticeship yesterday, (December 21) and joined the service in September 2021 and started at Paignton Fire Station. Chris moved to his home town Station at Exmouth to complete his apprenticeship, finalising his endpoint assessment in June 2023.

A spokesman for Exmouth Fire Station, Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service said in a Facebook post yesterday, (December 21), "We wish Firefighter Hopkins all the best in his career with Dsfrs.

"His Certificate was presented by GM Ben Williams and SM Dan Searle with White Watch WM Jamie Town."

Exmouth Fire Station is based out of Liverton Business Park on Salterton Road, Exmouth.