Training & Continuing Education


To maintain proficiency in the vast variety of skills expected of a firefighter, personnel attend daily training in:
  • Emergency medicine
  • Emergency situation management
  • Fire ground tactics and operations
  • Hazardous materials
  • Search and rescue
  • Vehicle accident victim extrication

Continuing Education

In addition to their training, firefighters receive the continuing education required to maintain their various licenses and certifications. The Fire Extinguishment Division works diligently to provide skilled professionals to successfully mitigate emergencies and raise public awareness of safety, in a cost effective manner.