Join Fire Exploring Post 5844

posted Nov 21, 2013, 7:18 AM by Rowan District BSA   [ updated Nov 21, 2013, 7:18 AM ]
Fire Exploring Post 5844, sponsored by Landis Fire Dept., is currently accepting applications for youth members! Gain valuable hands-on practical experience in the world of firefighting that will give you an advantage while preparing for a career in Fire & Emergency Service.

Post 5844 normally meets at Landis Fire Station 44 (312 S. Main). Contact Post Advisor Jonathan Wilhoit at Landis Fire Dept. (704-855-1269) or Learning For Life executive John Barden (704-982-0141x 252 or for more information about membership.

"I can think of no more stirring symbol of man’s humanity to man than a fire engine." - Kurt Vonnegutt

Fire & Emergency Services Exploring is a hands-on program that exposes participants to many career experiences, leadership opportunities, and community service activities. The primary goals of the program are to help young adults choose a career path within fire and emergency services and to challenge them to become responsible citizens of their communities and country.

The most popular Fire & Emergency Services Exploring careers include:

Fire Fighters
Emergency Technicians
Ambulance Corps
Search & Rescue Services
Forest Fire Fighters
You get to experience firsthand what it’s like to be a volunteer or full-time Fire fighter & Emergency Service provider through firefighting training & ride alongs during actual fire calls.

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