Do you qualify?
Individuals must be a minimum of 16 years old (requires legal guardian/parent approval) and are required to meet one of the following criteria:
- Mandatory continuing education for public service providers.
- Educational development of emergency services students. This must be a curriculum requirement of their educational studies.
- Members of the community seeking career development
- Others approved by the Deputy Chief's Office.
Please complete the ride along application and Hold Harmless Agreement and email to RideAlong@portlandoregon.gov. Incomplete and illegible documents will not be reviewed or accepted. Please allow 7-10 days for a response from a Portland Fire & Rescue member.