Explorer Post 820
Fire Explorer Recruitment
Calling all explorers!
Calling all explorers! If you are
looking for a challenge, interested in learning new skills, enjoy
and excitement, and are interested in learning about a career in the
service then we have a program just for you.
The City of
Fire explorers learn
fire-fighting skills, hose lay
evolutions, ladder techniques, salvage operations, wild land fire
procedures, proper use of fire fighting tools and equipment, breathing
apparatus, basic first aid, patient vital sign assessment and other
After explorers meet the
requirements, they have the
opportunity to apply skills they have learned and gain valuable
through the fire departments Ride Along Program.
During a ride along an
explorer can work side by side with firefighters and respond to actual
and emergencies on the fire departments apparatus.
Fire explorers compete in
Muster competitions using old time
fire-fighting techniques in friendly competition with other explorer
are also involved in many community service projects.