2018 Jr. Firefighter program
This recent summer of 2018 the Petrolia & North Enniskillen Fire Department conducted their 2018 Jr. Firefighter Program. It ran from July 16th-July 19th. This program is a great opportunity to learn about the fire service. It charged a $20.00 fee to keep the amazing program going.
It ran from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. each day and is geared for students in Grades 7 and 8. Applicants have the opportunity to get hands-on practice and learn about the following components of fire safety and firefighter operations:
- Auto Extrication
- Home Fire Safety
- Basic First Aid
- Firefighter Fundamentals
- Fire Extinguisher Training
And much more.
This program takes place at the Petrolia and North Enniskillen Fire Department, located at 370 Centre St, in Petrolia. All personal protective equipment such as coveralls, helmets, & gloves will be provided. Applicants are required to wear closed-toe footwear and bring their own lunch. Applicants will be given a Jr. Firefighter T-shirt to wear for the duration of the program.
At the end of the program on July 19th, parents and guardians were encouraged to attend from 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. to celebrate their child’s achievements and enjoy a pizza lunch.
If interested, please complete the attached Registration Form and return it to:
Petrolia & North Enniskillen Fire Department
P.O. Box 123, 370 Centre St.
Petrolia, ON N0N 1R0
Drop off at the Fire Hall during day time hours or in the mail box provided
Sixteen (16) applicants will be accepted.
Should you have any questions please feel free to contact:
If you have any issues with the fee or requirements please do not hesitate to contact us. We want every child to have the opportunity and experience of a lifetime!
**Parents are also required to fill out a parent consent form.
Junior Firefighter Application and Parent Consent Form: