** UPDATE: due to interest, the camp is now also open to female students who will be rising 7th and 8th graders in the upcoming 2019 – 2020 school year **
The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department is excited to announce its Girls Fire and Rescue Academy summer camp, which will take place July 11 – 13, 2019. The Academy is open to female students who will be high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors in the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. Participants must be a Fairfax County resident.
Academy participants will take part in a three-day program full of fun-filled experiences, physical training, classes and Fire/EMS simulations. They will also have an opportunity to visit a Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Station to experience the everyday life of a Firefighter/EMT. Campers will have a chance to interact, ask questions and eat dinner with the on-duty crew.
The program is completely free of charge. The Academy will be limited to 24 applicants, so apply today! To apply, please click on the link below and follow the instructions.
All applications must be received by close of business on Friday, June 14, 2019.
For more information, and to register, please see below.