Outreach

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TVF&R will be in attendance at the following recruitment outreach events.  Please seek us out if you're there - we'd love to meet you and talk about a career in the fire service or employment with us!

Portland Metro Fire Camp is back!!! Hose

Camp Dates and Locations:

Portland Fire & Rescue Training Center
4800 NE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230
July 8-10, 2022 

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue Training Center
12400 SW Tonquin Rd, Sherwood, OR 97140
July 15-17, 2022 

Deadline - May 30, 2022, at midnight. Space is limited. Notifications of those selected will be emailed the week of June 1, 2022.

We are excited to host a 3-day fire camp for young women. Through hands-on firefighter and EMS training, this camp is designed to instill confidence, build leadership and team skills, and introduce attendees to careers in the Fire Service.  

Workstations will include:

  • Search and rescue
  • Jaws of Life operation
  • Climbing the aerial ladder
  • Fire hose operation
  • Forcing doors 

Young women will also learn about nutrition, physical fitness, interview skills, and more. 

Know any young women ages 16-22 who could benefit from this empowering and life changing experience? Registration is open NOW! Click HERE for more information and to apply.