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, ER, ICU 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