The Germantown Fire Department Explorer Post 17 is a program open to teens ages 14 to 20 who are interested in pursuing a career in the fire or EMS service. Teens who are enrolled in Explorer Post 17 will gain experience in Firefighting techniques, Emergency Medical protocols, educating the public, responsibility, and interpersonal skills. There is a yearly $50 fee through the Boy Scouts of America.
Explorers meet on the second & fourth Saturday between 9am-Noon. Hands-on training led by GFD Firefighters and EMTs enable Explorers to experience many aspects of the Fire and EMS service.
For more information or to join, please contact the Public Education Coordinator at 262-502-4701. You can download an application HERE!