Fire Explorers

How do I become a Fire Explorer?

  • You must be between 14 and 21 years of age.
  • You must live in Apple Valley.
  • You must maintain a grade point average of 2.5 (‘C’) or better in school.
  • You must be willing to learn and be available to actively participate in various drills, fundraisers, and fire training.
  • You must submit an application. Applications are available at Fire District Headquarters, 22400 Headquarters Drive, Apple Valley. Applications are accepted at any time, but are processed only twice a year. When your application is processed, you will be notified of an interview with a Senior Advisor.

Fire Explorer Application

What do Fire Explorers do?

  • Fire Explorers are the firefighters of tomorrow.
    Active Fire Explorers:
  • Volunteer at many special events, including the Freedom Festival in July, parades, and other District events.
  • Assist firefighters during flooding and other emergency incidents.
  • Attend drills twice a month, and continually practice the skills they are learning.
  • Attend Fire Explorer academies and participate in Explorer musters.

Board Meeting

Regular Board Meeting

September 21, 2021 at 6PM
To be held at Fire Station 336
19235 Yucca Loma Road, AV
Public is Welcome to Attend