The Training Division provides training and proficiency testing in various areas such as fire suppression, emergency medical care, infection control, hazardous materials response, technical rescue, fire prevention and fire code enforcement. The Training Division also delivers several State and federal certified training programs throughout the year which are open to other outside local agencies.
The Training Division has management oversight for Hazardous Materials, Technical Rescue Responses and the Water Rescue Team. City-Wide emergency preparedness is also supported as needed by the Training Division.The Training Division is also responsible for the development and implementation of health and safety programs, including compliance with federal and state laws and regulations.
The Training Division maintains the Fire Training Center which is co-located with Fire Station #2. Commonly referred to as the "Tower", this facility has a five story training tower, confined space props, hazardous materials above ground storage tanks, auto extrication area, and classroom facilities. Feel free to contact us for additional information.