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Orange County Fire Authority Seeking Explorers

The Orange County Fire Authority is recruiting outstanding young men and women to join the OCFA Explorer program. Fire Explorers will study with real firefighters, learn to use actual equipment, and may be allowed to participate in training, simulations and (in some cases) actual calls for service. The OCFA Explorer program is also an excellent [...]