©2018 by The Urban Association of Forestry and Fire Professionals, Inc.

PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS

So You Want To Be A Wildland Firefighter?

FFRP provides help to those formerly incarcerated in California's Conservation Camps, but accepts participants from all experiences and backgrounds. We are here to help you explore your career pathways.

 

We offer outreach /awareness seminars, post secondary educational resources / linkages, wildfire training, forestry volunteer opportunities and career workshops. All services are provided free of charge, though participants must submit an application prior to receiving support. 

 

Contact us if you are interested in becoming a wildland firefighter or fuels worker. All potential participants should understand that at the time of formal employment with an agency, you must be over 18 years of age and able to work in the U.S., with a high school diploma or GED.  All  CAREER position offers might be conditional upon completion of an acceptable check of the National Sex Offender Public Registry and federal criminal background check.

PARTNER AND COLLABORATE WITH US!

Teamwork Is Essential To Positive Change.

FFRP actively partners with various agencies, departments, and collaborators to increase the awareness of Forestry and Fire Careers; as well as being a support network of multiple persons, agencies, educational institutions, and social welfare advocates; actively working to aid in the development of our program participants.

ACTIVITIES

Making A Difference

FFRP inspires those whom would typically be unaware / uninterested of the career opportunities available in forestry and fire industries. We support these persons by providing a  program model that promotes the personal and professional growth of each participant.

COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS

FFRP hosts and attend various schools, communities and events to spread awareness of forestry, wildland firefighting and first responder careers.

PERSONALIZED TRAINING AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

FFRP works with various agencies and resources to provide each participant the individualized resources and skills the need to be outstanding personnel.

PRE AND POST EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

FFRP offers numerous pre and post employment supports to ensure each participant is fully prepared to apply for, receive, and succeed in their career goals.

DONATE OR VOLUNTEER

Interested In Donating Your Time Or Services?

FFRP is in need of Volunteers and Support to continue to providing quality services. When you give to FFRP, you fuel our outreach and service programs, creating tangible results that encourage real progress. 

 

You can donate your time, money, or services. Donating to FFRP means more wildland firefighters at work. More jobs and careers for underrepresented communities. Peoples dreams achieved. Environmental development and more pre fire fuel treatments.

 

Your help makes all this happen, and more. Contact us about how you can help, or click below to donate.