The Basking Ridge Fire Company and Emergency Medical Services, a 100% voluntary organization, is actively looking for township residents, or those that work in the community, to join our organization as volunteer firefighters and/or EMT's as well as auxiliary members.

Firefighter suits and helmets hanging at fire station

ALL TRAINING and EQUIPMENT is provided and no prior experience is necessary.

Start by browsing for an EMT and CPR course that fits your schedule.  Satisfactory completion for each is not a requirement to complete on-boarding, but it is during probationary period.

EMT Initial Training: (Under Course Type, need to pick "EMT Initial Training Course")

CPR for the Healthcare Provider: (need to click on "Find a Course")

To take advantage of this rewarding opportunity, please contact the fire company for additional information:


Call 908-766-9874 and leave a message on our recorded line for a call back from one of the fire company officers.


Send a note to to find out more about becoming a Fire Fighter and/or EMT. Let us know the best way to reach you.  If you are unsure if you live in the section of Bernards Township served by Basking Ridge Fire & EMS, give us your address.  If you live in the area served by Liberty Corner Fire or First Aid Squad, we'll let you know and direct you to them.


Any Monday evening between 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. we're at the firehouse performing weekly maintenance on the equipment. We're located on Washington Avenue in Basking Ridge (near Oak Street School, off West Oak Street).