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Explorers

FireExplorers

The Orlando Fire Department (OFD) Explorer Post is a unique program designed to offer teens a look at a career in firefighting.

The next open enrollment meeting is set for March 13, 2018 at 6 pm at the Primrose Training Facility, 595 North Primrose Drive.

  • OFD Explorers Post 657 was created in 1976
  • Requirements to join:
    • Must be 14-21 years of age
    • Completed eighth grade
    • Have a 2.0 GPA or higher
    • Hair must be above the ears, no facial hair, earrings or visual body rings
    • Must attend two-hour bi-monthly meetings on Tuesdays from 7 – 9 p.m.
    • Provide own black boots, belt and socks.
    • At the third meeting, turn in application with a $30 membership fee
  • Meeting location:
    • OFD Primrose Training Center, 595 North Primrose Drive

OFD Explorers offer community service during events. Request OFD Explorers to help work your event. 

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