Fire Danger
as of
Friday, December 08, 2017

University of Connecticut Student Volunteer Info

Tolland Fire department welcomes all student volunteers. With over 1500 calls a year and almost 65% of those being EMS, we offer students practical experience with both professional and volunteer Fire and EMS personnel. Tolland Fire offers one of the best volunteer training and mentorship programs in the area. We regularly reinforce proper use of equipment, appropriate professional acumen and supervised experience operating in the Connencticut Emergency Services sector.

Some important things to consider before applying:

  • Students must have a clean criminal record with a valid drivers license, a vehicle and insurance
  • Students must already possess a valid CT EMT license -OR- a valid NREMT for transfer
  • Students must be willing to participate in all TFD training
  • Students must be comfortable particpating in an EMS duty schedule
  • Students must stay in town during duty shifts (or in one of our firehouses)

Join Us - Contact by Email or Phone


Fill out the form below to send an email request to our Recruiting Team or call us at 860-871-3677


link to Tolland Fire Department support for youth with interest in firefighting