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Fire Cadet Program
The Hollywood Fire Rescue Cadet Program is available for male and female participants ages 14 (who have completed the 8th grade) to 20.

The program’s purpose is to afford our community’s youth with the experiences and mentoring that can provide guidance and insight in leading them towards a career in the Fire Service and/or Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

This program fosters methods and practices young people can utilize to gain discipline and become responsible adults.

The program term is from August through June.

Meetings are every other Tuesday at 6:00 pm

Participants must maintain a 2.5 GPA 

Consent to a background investigation

Dues are $45 dollars per term and include:
  • Background investigation
  • Participation insurance for each individual
  • Hollywood Fire Cadet t-Shirt       
  • Opportunities to earn community service hours for participation in prescheduled specified events

Space is limited and consideration for participation is on a first come, first serve basis. 

For more information, please contact Battalion Chief Chris Del Campo at 954.967.4248.

Chris Del Campo
Batallion Chief of EMS and Fire Training

2741 Stirling Road
Hollywood, FL 33312

Mailing Address:
City of Hollywood
P.O. Box 229045
Hollywood, FL 33022-9045

Ph: 954.967.4248


Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

*New expanded
service hours begin
October 3, 2016
Monday - Thursday
(closed Friday)
7:00 am - 6:00 pm