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Amherst Fire Department: Student Force Recruitment

Event Details

February 16—March 31, 2021

North Station
603 East Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002
United States
Lt. Richard Ciliberto (Recruitment Officer)

Engine 3, also known as the Student Force, is a volunteer force open to college students in the Amherst area. The Student Force operates our own engine company and responds to fire-related calls in the Amherst area. Many of our members are also certified EMTs, but no experience is necessary to be considered.   

Our recruiting program has begun for Spring 2021. We are currently seeking freshmen and sophomore students at UMass Amherst, Amherst College, and Mt. Holyoke College. Learn more about how to apply at