Wildland Fire Explorer Post 99
Angeles National Forest Explorer Post 99 is the 1st Wildland Fire Explorer program in the U.S. and is 1 of 2 Explorer posts on the Angeles N.F.
There is an annual
The purpose and goal of this program is to:
- Provide career fire management experience to young men and women from the greater Los Angeles County Area.
- Provide weekly training meetings and an annual Wildland Fire Explorer Academy so Explorer Cadets become qualified Wildland Firefighters IIs per NWCG training standards.
- Include Fire Explorers from other fire departments in Southern California to participate in the annual Wildland Fire Explorer Academy.
- Assist Explorers in applying and obtaining careers with the U.S. Forest Service.
Next Academy in 2017: Explorer Academy #23: FEB 10, 11, 12 / FEB 17, 18, 19 / FEB 24, 25, 26 / MARCH 3, 4, 5
Our Wildfire Explorer Academy is the Only Wildfire Explorer Academy in the U.S.
Our Academy is a Nationally Recognized Program with a high success rate of employment in the Fire Service for Academy Graduates.
The Academy is an intense 120+ hour residential academy.