Camp Heat is July 18-22 – Accepting Applications Now!

Looking to boost your confidence and learn what it’s like to be a hero? Register for CAMP HEAT 2022

Now Accepting Applications:

July 18-22, 2022 (Monday- Friday)

For students 15-18 years (must not be over 18 at the time of the camp)

Five days to experience what it takes to be an Arlington County Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Participants learn about fire behavior, fire service history, career opportunities for women and men as first responders, physical fitness, nutrition, CPR, and fire extinguishers but more importantly, they learn about pushing past limits, encouraging each other, and working as a team. Come experience the everyday life of a firefighter/EMT and eat dinner with on-duty crews at an Arlington firehouse!

PART 1 – Completed Online: ACFD Camp Heat Application – 2022

PART 2 – Print and fill out the medical application. This requires a doctor’s signature and medical approval:   Camp Heat 2022 Medical and Physical Examination Forms

If you have any questions regarding the application packet or process, please call 703-228-0098 or email your question to We will be very happy to assist you.