If you have the passion to serve your community, become a volunteer Firefighter, Emergency Medical Technician, or Paramedic with us! Whether you already have training in these areas or you are new to emergency services, we are happy to work with you and give you the training and experience you need to be a successful part of our team. You can also choose to be an Associate Member and assist us with community events, administrative tasks, and fundraising. Emergency training is free and protective gear is provided.
Firefighter Raael Kelley has been a member since 2022
EMT Natalie Geipe has been a member since 2021
EMT/Firefighter Chris Tsui has been a member since 2018
Become a Member Today
We strive to provide the best possible service to our community. This requires continuous training and education, all of which is provided to our members free of charge. If you are willing to put in the time and effort, you can become an EMT or Firefighter at absolutely no cost to you!
Fire & Rescue
Extinguish fires and handle a variety of emergency situations
Directly involved in fire suppression, rescue, and hazard mitigation
FREE Firefighter training and all gear is provided!
Emergency Medical Services & Special Operations
Provide emergency medical care in a variety of situations
Respond to emergency calls involving injury or illness
FREE EMT training and all gear is provided!
Assist with community events and administrative tasks
Non-riding members welcome!
No EMS, fire, or rescue training is required of Associate members.
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