Instructed by female firefighters from multiple agencies across the west coast, this camp is designed to instill confidence, build leadership and team skills in young women through hands-on firefighter training. The camp itinerary consists of various stations and scenarios each day such as, taking hydrants, hose practices, controlling nozzles, turret and standpipe evolutions, rope operations, ladders, search and rescue, extrication, forcible entry, emergency medical skills, nutrition, physical fitness and interview techniques. It truly is an all encompassing introduction to an amazing and rewarding profession. 

    "Fire camp gave me the knowledge that there are physically challenging jobs out there for women."       “I enjoyed being around a group of empowered women and motivated girls!"      -2011 Fire Camp participants (from anonymous survey)

"Fire camp gave me the knowledge that there are physically challenging jobs out there for women."
“I enjoyed being around a group of empowered women and motivated girls!"

-2011 Fire Camp participants (from anonymous survey)