WHAT IS EXPLORING?
Exploring is Learning for Life's career education program for young men and women who are 14 (and have completed the eighth grade) or 15 through 20 years old. Adults are selected by the participating organization for involvement in the program. Color, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ethnic background, economic status, and citizenship are not criteria for participation.
- provide experiences to help young people mature
- prepare young people to become responsible and caring adults
- help young people investigate the meaning of interdependence in personal relationships & community
Exploring is based on:
- unique & dynamic relationships between youth and organizations within their communities
- matching resources and young people through community interest
- activities that assist youth in pursuing their special interests for growth & development
Explorer posts are based on five areas of emphasis:
- career opportunities
- life skills
- character education
- leadership experience
If you are interested in becoming an explorer or would like additional information please contact the Lieutenant of Support Services at (952) 361-1212.
Meeting Location and Time:
The Carver County Explorers meet January - April every Tuesday night from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM and every other Tuesday night May - December.
The meetings start at 6:30 pm at the Victoria Fire Department.
EXPLORER TRAINING TOPICS
|Arrests & Searches||Bomb Detection|
|Domestics||First Aid & CPR|
|Hostage Negotiation||Street Decisions|
|Traffic Accidents||Traffic Direction|
|Traffic Stops||White Collar Crime|