Stay tuned for location and dates for the 2020 First Alarm Girl's Fire Camp!

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What Happens at Camp?

Power Tools

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Learn how to start and use chainsaws, rotary saws, and the infamous Jaws of Life.

Forcible Entry

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Cut the bars off security windows with a circular saw and force a standard inward-swinging door using "the Irons."

Extinguishers

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How to extinguish live fire with a fire extinguisher using the P.A.S.S. principle and discuss disaster preparedness for self and your family.

Aerial Ladder

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Ever been to the top of a 100-foot ladder?  Here, let us hold the camera for you... You're gonna probably want to hold on.

Ground Ladders

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Work with 14' and 24' ladders.

SCBA

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Self-contained breathing apparatus.  See firsthand how much it weighs. Beat your Instructor's time!

Turnout Gear

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NFPA says firefighters should be dressed and on the way to a fire in less than 2 minutes.  Are you that good?

CPR-certification

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Walk away with an American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR card, good for 2 years.  Added to 2019, introduction to bleeding control with Stop the Bleed certification.  Don't worry, we've got gloves.

Hoselines

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Learn the techniques for advancing charged hoselines while flowing water.

Wildland

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Practice several wildland firefighting skills including seeing how quickly you can deploy your fire shelter.

Ventilation

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Practice cutting a hole to properly ventilate a fire using a fire axe and a chainsaw.

P.T.

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Physical fitness is key to being an effective firefighter.  Learn key components for your training routine.