The Ankeny Fire Department's Ride-Along Program allows current Fire and EMS students to experience, first hand, the satisfaction in helping our citizens during an emergency. This program provides a closer look at what firefighting and EMS are and how you can pursue this as a career.
Observers are welcome to schedule either a six or 12 hour shift Monday-Saturday, between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.
- Must be 16 years or older
- Must be a student, enrolled in a fire-related or EMS-related course
- Complete the required paperwork
- Interview with the Division Chief of Training prior to the scheduled ride time to discuss expectations.