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BONUS Extra: Friendships and Experiences you will never forget.
If you are interested in an awesome opportunity to Train or Work in Israel you must first fill out the Qualifier/Application located on our home page and then speak to a US Regional Director about your qualifications. Upon validation, only then, can you sign up for a training/deployment trip to Israel to work with Israel Fire & Rescue.
Volunteers are responsible for purchaing their own flight tickets to Israel and back. In-land trip cost cover volunteer's training, insurance, group transportation from the airport and to the airport as well as operational transportation, all logistics involved. The cost includes 3 meals a day and accommodation at fire stations. Firefighters can bring their own bunker gear or be loaned bunker gear whilst in Israel.
The EVP reserves the right to alter, change, or cancel any of these programs at any times. In the event of a cancellation by the EVP, your deposit will be returned. The trip fee must be paid in full 1.5 month before the training or else EVP can cencle the volunteer spot on the training with no refunds.
Day 1 - Firefighters fly to Israel.
Day 2 - Firefighters will be met by an EVP representatives. A brief welcoming ceremony/ orientation lecture & dinner with Israeli firefighters.
Day 3 - A full Hands-on training day on the ‘Israeli’s way and protocols’ to respond to emergency calls.
Day 4 - Responding to MCI & Terror seminar.
Day 5-6 - 48 hour shift.
Day 7 - Free day to travel in Israel.
Day 8 - 24 hour shift.
Day 9 - Fly back to the US.
Day 10 - Arrive home.
IT WAS 4:00 AM, THANKSGIVING MORNING.
MY PHONE VIBRATED ON THE NIGHT STAND AND THE TEXT READ 'WE’RE DEPLOYING TO ISRAEL-- LEAVING IN 6 HOURS. I LEANED OVER TO KISS MY FIANCÉE GOODBYE AND LEFT FOR THE LONG FLIGHT FROM LAX TO BEN GURION AIRPORT.Read More