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Youth Academy

June 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until June 23, 2024

Have you ever considered a career in the fire service? If so, West Pierce Fire & Rescue’s Youth Academy is a great way for students ages 14-18 to experience what it’s like to be a firefighter.

This two-day academy will offer students the opportunity to learn about various disciplines within the fire service, while gaining hands-on experience.

2024 Youth Academy

When
June 22-23, 2024
8:00 am – 5:00 pm each day

Location
West Pierce Fire & Rescue Station 21
5000 Steilacoom Blvd SW, Lakewood

Application Period
Applications will be accepted from May 1-15, 2024
and must be completed online.

Cost
There is NO COST to attend.
All equipment and gear necessary will be provided.
Breakfast, snacks and lunch each day will also be provided.

Eligibility Requirements
– Age 14-18 by the first day of the academy
– Live or attend school in Lakewood, University Place or Steilacoom
– Must be able to attend orientation on June 20
– Must be able to attend both days of the academy
– Parent or guardian’s consent (included in the online application)

Acceptance
All applications will be reviewed and selected based on eligibility requirements
and space available. Those who have not previously attended the Youth Academy
will have priority over those who have.

Timeline
June 20 – Family orientation night
June 22-23 – Youth Academy
June 25 – Graduation ceremony

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Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Organizer

West Pierce Fire & Rescue
Phone
253.564.1623
View Organizer Website

Venue

West Pierce Fire & Rescue Station 21
5000 Steilacoom Blvd SW
Lakewood, WA 98499 United States
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Phone
253.564.1623
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