Junior Firefighter Program

 

Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department’s Jr. Firefighter Program is a rather new addition to Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department. It is currently open to any young adult age 16-18 who lives in Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department’s fire district. The purpose of this program is to give young adults who are interested in the fire service a first hand look at the operations of Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department.

By-Laws Of CLVFDs Jr. Fire Department

  • Jr. Firefighters are allowed to respond to calls, but they must be staged at the command post at all times.
  • Jr. Firefighters can participate in training and other events sponsored by the fire department.
  • Jr. Firefighters can ride on apparatus during a training drill or in a parade.
  • Jr. Firefighters cannot run lights to the scene of an accident or fire.
  • Jr. Firefighters cannot ride on any of the apparatus enroute to a call.
  • Jr. Firefighters cannot break the speed limit enroute to a call.