(859) 384-3342

Become a Volunteer Firefighter

Information About Joining Us

Information about Joining Us

Serving as a Volunteer Firefighter or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) / Paramedic can be a demanding, but rewarding experience. Anyone considering joining needs to take into consideration the amount of time that is required for initial training, ongoing training, and responding to calls. The time that is required can be demanding at times, however, the reward of helping others and your community can make it all worthwhile.

Minimum Requirements

To be eligible for membership you must meet the following requirements:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • possess a high school diploma or GED
  • be able to pass a physical examination
  • be able to pass a physical agility test
  • be able to pass a background investigation

Operational Requirements

To be an active member you must commit to the following requirements:

  • Attend Monday/Wednesday night trainings
  • Participate in community Public Education events


Along with the satisfaction of helping others and your community, you will receive the following benefits:

  • Basic Uniform items
  • Workers Compensation Insurance and supplemental insurance
  • Training
  • Immunizations
  • Social events and functions
  • Other Federal and State benefits

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact the Administration office at (859) 384-3342 or you can view the application below for further details.


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Download Application

Click the link or icon above to download a .PDF version of our volunteer application.

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