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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: July 7, 8, and 9.

The 2017 application is now posted!

The deadline for applying is 6 pm on Sunday, June 4, 2017.

postcard with information about fire 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.

The 2017 Camp will be held on July 7, 8, and 9 at the Portland Fire and Rescue Training Center/ 4800 NE 122nd Ave. Portland, OR. 

In order to be considered, your completed application must be submitted by 6 pm on Sunday, June 4, 2017. 

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