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GRADES 3,4,5 “Rookie” Camp GRADES: 6,7,8 “Cadet” Camp
DATES July 19th thru July 23rd DATES: August 16th thru August 20th
TIMES: 730AM-430PM TIMES: 730AM-430PM
The Gorham Police Department is teaming up with the Gorham Fire Department to host their annual camp where campers will learn and work with police officers and firefighters in a structured team environment and learn what it takes to be a police officer and firefighter.
Campers will work in teams to learn about marching practice, and attend presentations from police canine, bomb squad, and crime scene units. There will also be presentations from the District Attorney’s Office, life flight helicopter, Coast Guard, Marine Patrol, Maine Forestry, Gorham Police Chief Chris Sanborn, and Fire Chief Kenny Fickett.
The Cadet Camp will be more hands on experiences with extrication, vehicles fires, water rescues etc.…. Added this year will be the Cadet students will be certified in first aid and CPR.
Instructors SRO Mike Coffin, SRO Mark Sanborn& SRO Todd Gagnon along with FF Dale Leighton and members of the Gorham Police and Fire Departments.
Min 12 max 25 each camper will receive a camp T-shirts, hats, ID cards. Water bottles etc..
The grades will be by what grade your son/daughter will be attending the fall of 2021.