Cumbria Fire and Rescue service are looking to recruit around 40 new on-call firefighters.
The firefighters will respond to call-outs from all across the county and assist in everything from fires to floods.
Lori Carnochan spent the day at one of the recruitment sessions to see exactly what's involved.
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