“The Muscatine Fire Department will be hosting a 4 week Explorer Academy starting June 21st. It will be Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8am to Noon. This is for local youth from 14 to 20 years of age who may be interested in or curious about a career in Firefighting or EMS. This is a hands-on academy which will focus on the skills we use at the Fire Department every day, to include; hose advancements, hose streams, fire suppression, search and rescue, victim removal, first aid, CPR, auto extrication, ropes and knots, hazardous materials mitigation, and much more!
There will be an informational meeting at Central Fire 312 E 5th Street on Thursday, June 10th at 6pm.
The cost of the program is $40.
Please feel free to email Lieutenant Roy Patterson at [email protected] with any questions, or call the Muscatine Fire Department at (563)263-9233.
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