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Phone: 503-823-3700

Fax: 503-823-3710

55 SW Ash Street, Portland, OR 97204

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Fire Camp

Portland Fire & Rescue | BECOME A FIRE CAMP PARTICIPANT

The dates of the 2017 camp are: June 23, 24, and 25.

2017 Applications will be posted March 1, 2017

Portland Fire and Rescue is hosting a fire training camp for young women ages 16 - 20 years old.

This three-day camp is an opportunity to experience the unique aspects of being a firefighter. 

Work stations will include:

  • Search and rescue

  • Jaws of Life operation,

  • Climbing the aerial ladder

  • Fire hose operation

  • Forcing doors

Young women will also learn about nutrition, physical fitness, interview skills, and EMS.

The 2017 Camp will be held on June 23, 24 and 25 at the Portland Fire and Rescue Training Center/ 4800 NE 122nd Ave. Portland, OR. 

 

Questions
Contact (503) 823-3892 tammy.willet@portlandoregon.gov  with program or application questions.


2016 Fire Camp Application

Application deadline is June 13