Charles County Volunteer Fire & EMS Association

Meeting Announcements
11/13/2017
CCVFA Monthly Meeting

11/27/2017
Southern MD Volunteer Firemen's Association Meeting


Website Visitors Today
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Visitors Since
May 20, 2008
667,134

2016 Stats
Fire EMS
Jan 679 1169
Feb 516 1178
Mar 692 1357
Apr 696 1227
May 592 1254
Jun 693 1175
Jul 705 1303
Aug 669 1319
Sep 713 1278
Oct 660 1265
Nov 692 1140
Dec 714 1354
Total 8021 15019

2017 Stats
Month Fire EMS
Jan 628 1311
Feb 555 1247
Mar 804 1299
Apr 607 1243
May 629 1326
Jun 525 1367
Jul 670 1290
Aug 767 1243
Sep 529 1299
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 5714 11625

2015 Stats
Fire EMS
Jan 612 1218
Feb 703 1078
Mar 678 1238
Apr 712 1181
May 744 1311
Jun 785 1227
Jul 609 1292
Aug 752 1263
Sep 634 1221
Oct 736 1151
Nov 711 1144
Dec 626 1190
Total 8302 14514





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Laplata Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
Contact Travis Yates
Online Application No
Email Address Membership@laplatafiredepartment.com
Number to call for application 301-934-9201
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age No
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks Yes
Physicals Yes
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee  
Web Site http://laplatafiredepartment.com/join.php


 

Hughesville Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc.
Contact President/Chief or Officer
Online Application No
Email Address Membership@hvfdems.org
Number to call for application 301-274-4488
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age Yes
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks Yes
Physicals No
Length of probation period 6 months
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee $0.00
Web Site http://www.hvfdems.org/content/recruit


 

Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. (Station 3 Old Washington Road)
Contact Duane Rice, Jr. Committee Chairman
Online Application No
Email Address haroldrice33@yahoo.com
Number to call for application 301-645-3000
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age No
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks Yes
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.waldorfvfd.com/recruit.html


 

Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. (EMS Station 3 St. Ignatious Drive)
Contact Larry Taylor
Online Application No
Email Address joinus@waldorfvfd.com
Number to call for application 301-645-9292
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age No
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks Yes
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.waldorfvfd.com/recruit.html


 

Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. (Fire Station 12 St. Florian Drive)
Contact Tom Edwards
Online Application No
Email Address joinus@waldorfvfd.com
Number to call for application 301-705-6655
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age No
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks Yes
Physicals Yes
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.waldorfvfd.com/recruit.html


 

Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. (EMS Station 12 St. Florian Drive)
Contact Guy Yesse
Online Application No
Email Address Guy.Yesse@waldorfvfd.com
Number to call for application 301-705-6655 or 518-332-0059
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age No
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks Yes
Physicals Yes
Length of probation period 6 months
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.waldorfvfd.com


 

Nanjemoy Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
Contact Kelly Crouse - Secretary / Fire Captain
Online Application No
Email Address Supertrucker713@aol.com
Number to call for application 301-743-2115
Best time to call Evening time after 1800 hrs
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age No
Accepting applicants for Firefighter and or EMS
Background checks Yes
Physicals Yed
Length of probation period 180 days
Probationary requirements Completion of FFI, attend Drills, Meetings and other work details / functions, recommendation from Line Officers
Application Fee $0.00
Web Site http://www.nvfd.20662md.com/newmemberspg4.html


 

Benedict Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc.
Contact President/Chief or Officer
Online Application No
Email Address  
Number to call for application 301-274-3890
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement  
Does Applicant have to live in first due  
Junior or Cadet program and age  
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.bvfdrs.com/content/recruit/


 

Cobb Island Volunteer Fire Department and EMS, Inc.
Contact Stephanie Potts; Membership Committee Chairman
Online Application No
Email Address  
Number to call for application 301-259-4258
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 14
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age Yes
Accepting applicants for Cadet/Probationary/Junior/Fire Operational/EMS Operational/Administrative
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period 90 Days
Probationary requirements Must be active member
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.bvfdrs.com/content/recruit/


 

Potomac Heights Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc.
Contact Membership Committee Chairman
Online Application http://www.phvfd.com/application.html
Email Address  
Number to call for application 301-743-7700
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement  
Does Applicant have to live in first due Yes
Junior or Cadet program and age  
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements  
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.phvfd.com/requirement.php


 

Tenth District Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
Contact President/Chief or Officer
Online Application http://www.tdvfd8.com/application.pdf
Email Address TDVFD@tdvfd8.com
Number to call for application 301-743-2080
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement  
Does Applicant have to live in first due  
Junior or Cadet program and age  
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements  
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.tdvfd8.com/join.htm


 

Indian Head Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
Contact Membership Committee
Online Application No
Email Address EMTDoubleA@ihvfd.com
Number to call for application 301-743-3900
Best time to call After 4:00 or Thursday nights after 7:30pm, Drill
night
Age requirement 14 - 16 Cadets, 16 - 18 Junior Member, 18 and up
Senior members
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age Yes, 14 - 16 Cadets, 16 - 18 Juniors
Accepting applicants for Fire, EMS & Administrative members
Background checks Yes
Physicals No
Length of probation period 6 months
Probationary requirements Must attend meetings, drills and all
departmental fund raisers during probationary period.
Application Fee $0.00
Web Site http://www.tdvfd8.com/join.htm


 

Bel Alton Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
Contact Christan Strbing
Online Application N/A
Email Address emscaptain@bavfd.org
Number to call for application 301-932-0894
Best time to call Evenings
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due no
Junior or Cadet program and age no
Accepting applicants for Fire and/or EMT
Background checks yes
Physicals yes
Length of probation period 6 month minimum
Probationary requirements CPR, FF I, and/or EMT
Application Fee free
Web Site www.bavfd.org


 

Bryans Road Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc.
Contact Phil Hamrick, Chief
Online Application No
Email Address Philiphamrick@starpower.net
Number to call for application 301-375-7055
Best time to call 19:00 hrs on a monday night
Age requirement 16 for junior members, 18 for senior members
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age 14/15
Accepting applicants for Fire and EMS Positions
Background checks Yes
Physicals No
Length of probation period 6 months
Probationary requirements completion of training
Application Fee $0.00
Web Site http://www.brvfd.com/recruitment.php


 

Charles County Dive Rescue, Inc.
Contact  
Online Application http://www.ccdr.net/Other%20Files/CCDR%20Application.doc
Email Address administrator@ccdr.net
Number to call for application 301-375-7055
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement  
Does Applicant have to live in first due  
Junior or Cadet program and age  
Accepting applicants for  
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements  
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.ccdr.net/


 

Newburg Volunteer Rescue Squad and Fire Department, Inc.
Contact Secretary/membership chairperson
Online Application http://www.nvrsfd.com/UserFiles/File/Application.pdf
Email Address  
Number to call for application 301-259-2105
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement 14
Does Applicant have to live in first due  
Junior or Cadet program and age  
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period 3 months
Probationary requirements  
Application Fee  
Web Site http://www.nvrsfd.com/content/recruit/


 

Dentsville EMS and Auxiliary, Inc.
Contact Brian Walter
Online Application available on website*
Email Address secretary@dvems.org
Number to call for application 301-392-0050 (leave message)
Best time to call anytime
Age requirement 16 yrs of age
Does Applicant have to live in first due No
Junior or Cadet program and age Junior Auxilary Program
Accepting applicants for All Positions
Background checks Yes
Physicals Not required at this time
Length of probation period 6 months
Probationary requirements Yes
Application Fee no
Web Site http://www.dvems.org*


 

Charles County Volunteer Rescue Squad, Inc.
Contact  
Online Application  
Email Address  
Number to call for application 301-934-4434
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement  
Does Applicant have to live in first due  
Junior or Cadet program and age  
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements  
Application Fee  
Web Site  


 

Ironsides Volunteer Rescue Squad, Inc.
Contact  
Online Application  
Email Address  
Number to call for application 301-249-9090
Best time to call Evenings/Weekends
Age requirement  
Does Applicant have to live in first due  
Junior or Cadet program and age  
Accepting applicants for Operational/Administrative
Background checks  
Physicals  
Length of probation period  
Probationary requirements  
Application Fee  
Web Site  


 

Charles County Mobile Intensive Care Unit, Inc.
Contact Janet Siviter: jsiviter@ccmedicunit.org
Online Application www.ccmedicunit.org
Email Address info@ccmedicunit.org
Number to call for application 844-872-8325
Best time to call Anytime
Age requirement 16
Does Applicant have to live in first due no
Junior or Cadet program and age Junior Membership 16 yrs. Full Membership 18 yrs
Accepting applicants for Drivers / EMT / Paramedics
Background checks Required
Physicals No
Length of probation period 3 months after 30 day table
Probationary requirements Cleared Background / CPR
Application Fee none
Web Site www.ccmedicunit.org

 

 

 

 

 

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