Belles and Ladders

BFD Girls Firefighter Camp

Firefighting Camp for Girls 15-18 | July 3-5, 2024

Brockville Fire Department is please to announce the launch of the BFD Girls Firefighting Camp, “Belles & Ladders”!. This camp is open to young women between the ages of 15-18 years old and is free of charge for participants. Participants will have hands on training in skills they’d face as firefighters. The goals of this camp are to inspire young women to consider a career in the fire service but more importantly to be empowered, to have the confidence to believe they can achieve any goal they set their minds to.

What You Can Expect

Inspiration

Inspire girls to pursue a rewarding career in fire and rescue services

Development

Learn and experience practical, leadership and teamwork skills in a safe environement

Empowerment

Experience fire rescue scenarios and explore opportunities for future growth

Apply Now

  • Application deadline is May 1, 2024
  • Applicants must be between ages of 15-18 at the time of camp
  • Available for girls and those who identify beyond the binary framework

Sponsor the Program

  • Corporate sponsorship opportunities on several levels

DEPARTMENT LEVEL SPONSORSHIPS

Brockville
YMCA

DEPUTY FIRE CHIEF LEVEL SPONSORSHIPS

CAPTAIN LEVEL SPONSORSHIPS

FIREFIGHTER LEVEL SPONSORSHIPS

Camp Contact

Fire Chief Melanie Jones
Phone: 613-498-1261, ext. 2501
Email: mgjones@brockville.ca