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What do Fire Explorers learn?

All Philadelphia Fire Explorer participants benefit from the training provided to the fire explorer at the PFD Fire Academy. Fire explorer meet on a bi-weekly basis and are trained in Leadership and Character development, Social and Professional Networking, Community Service, 

Community Risk Reduction, Fire Prevention and Life Safety Education, Emergency Mangaement Training, CPR and First Aid -Certified, EMR/EMT National Registry Certification, Orientation and Introduction to Fire Service, Department Communications, and Physical Fitness. 

Orientation and Introduction to Fire Service

What our explorers are saying

I will always be a Fire Explorer, I have participated in the program for over five years and I have learned so much about my community and emergency services, I feel that I can give back to my community at any time, on their best or worst day. 

Fire Explorer Corporal Maya Sierra 


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