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The City of Portland, Oregon

Fire & Rescue

Always Ready, Always There

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 application period for Portland Metro Fire Camp has passed.

Please check this page next year for information about the 2020 camp.

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.

 

Much thanks to IAFF  Local 43 for their support and sponsorship of fire camp!

 

 

 

 

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