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