Los Padres Women in Wildfire
Apply to attend our Basic Training Camp
Don't miss out on this unique opportunity!
The U.S. Forest Service, Los Padres National Forest, is seeking highly motivated females interested in a career in firefighting to participate in our Women in Wildfire Basic Training Camp. This camp is geared toward providing a bridge for female and underrepresented groups to wildland firefighting careers which they may not have otherwise been aware of.
Participants will learn about careers in wildland fire with the Forest Service through basic firefighter training and leadership development. Upon completion of training, participants will be highly competitive for temporary wildland fire positions. Individuals selected for this opportunity will be provided with a comprehensive wildland fire orientation, professional development, formal firefighter training, as well as certification and physical training.