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Fire & EMS Exploring

Fire & EMS Career Exploring is a hands-on program open to young men and women from the 6th grade to 20 years old with an interest in learning more about careers in the field of fire or emergency services.

Post 132 – Acadian Ambulance Bastrop, email contact

 

Note: if you do not have a My.Scouting account, you will need to create an account as a part of your online registration.

 

Post 247 – Austin-Travis County EMS, email contact

 

Note: if you do not have a My.Scouting account, you will need to create an account as a part of your online registration.

 

Post 370 – Austin Fire Department, email contact

 

Note: if you do not have a My.Scouting account, you will need to create an account as a part of your online registration.

 

Post 911 – Round Rock Fire Department, email contact

 

Note: if you do not have a My.Scouting account, you will need to create an account as a part of your online registration.

 

Post 4700 – Burnet Fire Department

 

Note: if you do not have a My.Scouting account, you will need to create an account as a part of your online registration.

 


 

Fire & EMS Career Exploring combines some classroom training with hands-on lessons. You get to experience firsthand what it’s like to be a fire fighter, emergency services coordinator, shelter manager, paramedic and so much more!

The most popular Fire & EMS careers include:

  • Fire fighter
  • EMT
  • Paramedic
  • Emergency services coordinator
  • Shelter manager
  • Lifeguard
  • Ski patrol
  • Search and rescue
  • Fire inspector, investigator

Fire & EMS Exploring offers the following benefits:

  • Improved self-confidence
  • Leadership experience and social network development
  • Fun and Exciting “hands-on” career experiences
  • Community service opportunities
  • College & Career Readiness preparation
  • Scholarship opportunities

Most fire & EMS Explorer posts meet at local fire stations or medical facilities. We take visits to fire training centers, neighboring fire & EMS facilities, professional conferences and more. We provide opportunities to participate in national events and regional training sessions.

Ride along with Austin-Travis County EMS: