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Youth Firefighter Program: Apply May 24

Updated: May 17

Deadline to apply extended to May 24! Ready to pursue your dream of becoming a firefighter? The New Westminster Youth Firefighter Program (YFFP) is the perfect opportunity for students in grades 10 - 12 interested in a firefighting career.

The New Westminster Youth Firefighter Program (YFFP) is a collaborative initiative between The Justice Institute of B.C., New Westminster School District, New Westminster Fire Department, and the City of New Westminster.

Download the application package:


2024_NWYS_Youth_Firefighter_Program Application
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This exciting program offers a condensed and immersive fire academy-like experience, providing instruction on firefighting skills, personal protective equipment, and first aid. With regular attendance required, you'll be fully engaged in the program, which aims to give you a taste of the firefighting profession.


The YFP is designed to be a fun, educational, physical, and mentally stimulating program, perfect for those interested in pursuing a career in the fire service. Download an application form below and be ready for an interview to potentially be selected for the program.


KEY DATES

Monday, June 10: 7:00 - 8:00 pm - Info session for students and parents

July 8 - 12, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm - Training and live firefighting


APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 24, 2024

Note: Preference will be given to applicants who are residents of New Westminster, but applicants do not have to live within the city limits.


Please return the completed package to ANY of the following New Westminster locations:


Download the application package:


2024_NWYS_Youth_Firefighter_Program Application
.pdf
Download PDF • 1.61MB

Need more information?

Contact Youth Services Program Coordinator Paolo Zenone: pzenone@newwestcity.ca 604.515.3801

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