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1st Alarm Girls Fire Camp

July 7, 2018 - July 8, 2018

The St. Florian’s Brigade will hold a two-day camp for applicants who are interested in learning more about the fire service and what it takes to become a firefighter. This 1st Alarm Girls Fire Camp will be held at the Public Safety Training Center (PSTC) in Marriottsville in July and August 2018. This fun and exciting weekend will focus on learning about what it takes to be a firefighter, team building, a burn demo, CPR training, and much more! Additionally, the program empowers campers with life skills and professional guidance that encourages them to pursue a career in public safety.

We are now accepting applications. Please indicate which age group your child falls under. It is a great opportunity for firefighters and paramedics to help campers build a sense of teamwork and responsibility. The 1st Alarm Girls Fire Camp will take place at the Howard County Fire and Rescue Public Safety Training Center (PSTC), located at 2200 Scott Wheeler Dr. Marriottsville, MD 21104.

Dates and hours for the camp are as follows:

First Camp – July 7-8, 2018; Ages 12-16

Second Camp – August 11-12, 2018; Ages 8-11

Please submit completed applications to dweist@howardcountymd.gov.

If your child is selected to attend, there will be two parent orientation meetings, a parent or guardian MUST attend one of the meetings. The first will be Thursday, June 7th starting at 7 p.m. and the other will be Saturday, June 9th starting at 10:00 a.m.  Both meetings will take place at the PSTC. ** Applications will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. There is a preference for first timers and Howard County residents.  Limited to 30 spots. **

For more information please contact Lieutenant Amy Breznak:  fd3224@howardcountymd.gov. All media inquiries can be directed to the media line: 410-313-6039.


July 7, 2018
July 8, 2018


Howard County Fire & Rescue


Public Safety Training Center
2200 Scott Wheeler Drive
Marriottsville, MD 21104 United States
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