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Do you want to be a CSFD Explorer?

Enrollment for the Colorado Springs Fire Explorers is one time a year that will take place in January 2023. Please do email your information for the up coming year. We will be intouch with each and everyone one of you. 

Our next enrollment and open house period for new CSFD Explorers will be January 2023 (date will be announced in October). If you are interested in joining our Fire Explorer program please email your contact information (Name, address, email address and phone number) to:

Janelle Smith - CSFD Explorers - 719-332-4030


Explorers & Parents

The schedule that we have so far for January:

01/24/2023 Kick off Meeting/Prep night for orientation and interviews @ FDC from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm ( Notice the updated start time). If you are not able to be there until 7:00, there will not be any dinks for not being there at 6:30. We will also have the department comfort dogs present during the meeting as well. All Explorers need to bring all of their gear and uniform items ( jackets) to this meeting to take full inventory of what everyone has, please do not forget.

01/25/2023 Interviews @ FDC from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

01/28/2023 Orientation and Annual Parents Meeting at the FDC - parents meeting will be in the afternoon. PARENTS, please be at the FDC for a start time of 1:00 pm. All paperwork you completed last year, must be redone in your Explorer is returning. All of the paperwork is located on the website. In addition, need to make sure all physicals are up to date as well. Participation fees are due as well. This year's participation fee is $ 175.00. Returning Explorers will not be required to pay a deposit. Parents, even if your Explorer will not be available on Saturday, you can still come. Parents that are not able to attend on Saturday please advise and we will have a make up time for you.

February and March schedules are on the website.

If you have your paperwork done already, please go ahead and get it submitted! Do not wait!

Thanks, Shannon Jantzen CSFD Explorer Post 1894 Advisory Board