Heat Warning in Effect

County urges caution during this severe weather event. Visit mypgc.us/StayCool for more info.

Trash Time Change

Due to extreme heat, trash collection throughout the county will begin at 5 am beginning Monday, July 15, 2024. Learn more at mypgc.us/ClearTheCurb.

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Career Opportunities

The Fire/EMS Department answers over one hundred forty thousand calls for service annually, protecting close to a million residents and visitors. Learn more about what it takes to join the department and how to apply.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are an integral part of the Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department. When the call comes in, volunteer firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians are prepared to fight the fires, rescue the trapped, treat the injured, and take control in any crisis.

Volunteer Opportunities

Training Opportunities

Register for a class offered by the Fire/EMS Training Academy by completing the Application for Training Form (PDF).

The Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute (MFRI) offers classes at the Fire/EMS Training Academy through the Southern Maryland Regional Office, please click on the following link and complete the SMRTC Class Pre-Registration Form (PDF). Also, take a look at the Training Calendar (PDF).

Camp Embers

This is an application to apply to participate in an all-female Fire/EMS 2-day camp with the Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department. The application will remain open from February 5th - April 5th, 2024

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Employment Discrimination

Use the following resources to help you file an employment discrimination claim.