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BLAZE FIRECAMP FOR YOUNG WOMEN

To facilitate leadership camps and mentorship opportunities for young women in a fire service environment. To provide leadership and career development opportunities for women.

www.campblaze.com Tax ID 26-3403210

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Vision

To empower, inspire and support strong women leaders.

 

Goals

Our goal is to empower and build confidence in young women by:

Providing experience in team building

Enhancing their physical abilities and confidence

Exploring work ethic

Broadening their skill-set

Sharpening problem-solving capabilities

Having fun!

 

BLAZE

 

Bravery – The quality that allows someone to take on a challenge that is dangerous, frightening, or once thought to be beyond reach

Leadership – The ability to make sound decisions, build trust, and inspire others to be successful in reaching their goals

Attitude – Choosing to use a positive or “can do” thought process to increase achievement and motivate others

Zenith – The highest point that can be reached

Empowerment – To promote confidence and the positivity influence towards others in claiming their rights.

 

Skills and training offered at Camp Blaze include:

Live fire training

Using portable fire extinguishers

Climbing an aerial ladder

Search and rescue

Interviewing techniques

Rappelling

Fire hose handling

Team-building

Self-contained Breathing Apparatus use

Basic fire behavior

CPR and First Aid Certification

Basic Self-defense