The Fire Youth Academy is a one-week program designed to show students what we do in the fire service. In this one-week program students aged 14-18 go through a weeklong Academy, based on the actual Fire Academy new hires go through.
During the FYA, students learn skills such as:
Using Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)
Search and rescue drills
Use of fire hose lines and extinguishers
Students also regularly participate in physical fitness activities and build teamwork and memories for a lifetime!
Must be a resident of Kent County
Must be in good standing at school
Must be in good physical condition
Must be 14 to 18 years old
The 2022 Fire Youth Academy will run from Monday, June 13th to Friday, June 17th. Please make sure you can attend every day of the academy. Attendance is mandatory
Applications are not currently being accepted!