The Kingsburg Fire Department also has a Firefighter Explorer program that is co-sponsored by the Scouts of America. Applications can be either picked up at Station 1 or emailed back to the explorer coordinator.
Application requirements for Post 55 include:
- Minimum age 15 or a freshman in high school. Maximum age 20 years old.
- Must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5, which will be checked regularly.
- Must pass an oral interview.
- Must attend regular meetings, trainings, and events as outlined in the explorer policy manual.
- Must pass a practical exam before becoming "ride-along certified".
Email the explorer coordinator or call 559-897-5457 for more information.