High School Fire Camp
Monday - Saturday, June 20 - 25, 2016, 9:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m. Camp is FREE to attend but you must provide your own transortation and lunch.
Location: Police/Fire Training Center, 24523 116th Ave. SE, Kent, WA 98030
This camp will introduce high school students to the career of being a firefighter. Each day will cover different aspects of the profession and will teach students many practical skills.
Subjects covered in the camp include:
· Discussions on a career in the fire service led by both male and female firefighters
· The hiring process and requirements
· Different roles and assignments within the department.
· Firefighter equipment and protective clothing
· Psychology of stress and trauma that firefighters face
Hands-on training will include:
· Use of “bunker gear”, including coat, pants, gloves, boots, and helmet
· Use of firefighting hose lines of different sizes
· Ground ladder use
· Search and rescue
· CPR/First aid
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