About CFEA

Welcome to California Fire Exploring Association

Welcome to California Fire Exploring Association

The California Fire Exploring Association is happy to announce that applications to attend the 2025 Academy will be available January 1st, 2025. (POST Advisors Only)

CFEA Explorers

Explorers are the future of our profession. Our academy will get you up to speed sooner. We will be accepting applications soon for 2025.

Advisor Information

Advisors are the backbone of our organization. Their hard work and dedication to our academy speaks volumes.  Looking to join?

History of CFEA

In 1974, several Orange County California Fire Department Explorer Advisors wanted to provide activities for their Explorers …

About us

California Fire Exploring Association

In 2025, we will hold our first Academy since the “COVID” years. Thank you all for your patience, we can’t wait to start training together again!

CFEA is happy to announce that applications to attend the 2025 Academy will be available January 1st, 2025.

Explorers/Cadets and Advisors are ALL REQUIRED to submit on-line applications to participate in the Academy. There is supporting documentation and payment that must be submitted for both Explorers and Advisors. The “Advisor Information” tab as well as the “CFEA Explorers” tab contain all the necessary information for submitting applications packets to the CFEA.

Explorer Application (Coming Soon)

Advisor Application (Coming Soon)

Advisor Hotel Information

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