Kids Fire Academy June 6-8, 2018 Participants of this academy will learn about the History of the Fire Service and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and the roles that Firefighter/EMTs serve in the community today. The Academy consists of three, four-hour days. Topics that will be covered include: fire prevention, first aid, firefighting and rescue, daily duties of Firefighter/EMTs, and requirements to become a Firefighter/EMT. The last day of the Academy will include several “hands on” activities utilizing a variety of equipment the Urbandale Fire Department has. Requirements to participate: Be between 8-15 years old and live and/or go to school in Urbandale. Cost: $25 (includes a Fire Academy t-shirt and lunch with Firefighters on the last day) Location: UFD Station #42 at 3927 121st St. Registration: Registrations must be received by Friday May 18, 2018. Registration forms can be downloaded from www.urbandale.orgor contact the fire department.
2018 UFD Kids Fire Academy Wednesday June 6, 2018 – 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Thursday June 7, 2018 – 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Friday June 8, 2018 – 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.