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Open Gym (Free!)

  • Lee Broadbent Training Center 58577 McNulty Way Saint Helens, OR, 97051 United States (map)

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Have you wanted to force doors but haven’t had the crew or prop to do it?
Have you wanted to flow water up stairs but your crew hasn’t been able to get out to training?
Have you wanted to throw ladders, but the parking lot is your only chance to throw one up?
Come to open gym! It is a time to practice the skills you have been wishing to practice. Attack your weaknesses. Hands on skills you have been wishing to get the reps in. 


Open Gym First with meeting and elections to follow.
9am - 2pm for Open Gym @ Columbia River Fire & Rescue
Meeting and Elections to follow immediately after.

Columbia River Fire & Rescue - Lee Broadbent Training Center
58577 McNulty Way, St Helens, OR 97051

Equipment Available at the Training Center:

  • Engines with 1 ¾ hose lines and 2 ½ hose lines
  • Stairs
  • Door prop
  • Multiple window
  • Multiple rooms
  • Ladders

We will try to have the training grounds set up to your needs. Let us know what you want to work on and we will do our best to get it there for you.
This is a self guided but collaborative drill ground. No specific instructor will be there but all of us will be there to learn from each other. This is your time!
Best of all, It’s FREE! Bring your crew, your buddy you went through academy with, your mentor. No more watching youtubes… it’s hands on time.

Earlier Event: September 16
The Art of Reading Buildings
Later Event: February 26
2018 Firemanship Conference