FRI, AUGUST 22, 2014
City Hall
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Fire Department: Volunteer Program

Are you interested in?

  • The knowledge and acknowledgement that you are a vital part of the fire and emergency response team in your community?
  • Earning a partial expense reimbursement, based upon drill attendance and incident responses?
  • Becoming a State of Oregon Certified Emergency Medical First Responder?
  • Attaining progressively higher skill set certification, such as Fire Fighter I, Fire Fighter II, or Pump Operator, fully paid by the department? 
  • Obtaining new and specialized skills through in-house training, area-wide training and possible attendance at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland?
  • Participating in specialized department programs, including fire prevention and rural signage?
  • Leadership training for qualified individuals as training program instructors and officers?

    These interests can be fulfilled by becoming a volunteer with Forest Grove Fire & Rescue.  Click here for the Fire Volunteer Handbook and Volunteer Application.

You do not have to be a resident of Forest Grove to be a volunteer, out of district folks with a commitment to community service are welcome, as well as residents of the City of Forest Grove and the Forest Grove Rural Fire Protection District.  For more information about our volunteer firefighter program click here