Due to the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Special Observer Program has been suspended until further notice. 

The LIFE FORCE  Ride-Along Program (also known as Special Observer Program) allows providers in our service area the opportunity to experience first-hand our operations by flying along with the f light c rew. Applications will be accepted for EMS, ERICU and public safety communications  personnel.  This program runs from October through April during the hours of 0900 to 2100 hours.

The f ollowing are  requirements for Special Observers:

  • You must be 18 years of age or older

  • You must be an EMT, EMT-P, RN, or MD from a  LIFE FORCE service area, currently working in EMS, ER, ICU or Public Safety Communications

  • No propensity for motion sickness, claustrophobia or vertigo

  • You will be required to attend a of Special Observer Orientation program.

  • Due to aircraft configuration, there is a maximum weight limit of 230 lbs