Public Education

CLASSES

Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Training

CPR training courses available

CPR – Take 10 to Save a Live (hands-only)

FIRE PREVENTION WEEK

Fire Prevention Week this year is October 8 – 14, 2017.  Click here for information on escape planning for your home or office.  Click here for a quiz to see what you know about fire escape planning.  Click here for helpful hints and information on fire prevention.

PRIVACY

Protected Health Information Brochure
This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.

SMOKE DETECTORS

Check out how to tell when a smoke detector should be replaced.

CHRISTMAS SEASON FIRE SAFETY TIPS

Click on this link to see a video of how quickly a dry Christmas Tree will burn; and other safety tips for the holiday season.  Be Safe and enjoy the Holidays!

FIREWORKS SAFETY

Can you tell a fire cracker from an illegal explosive? 

See where there are restrictions on fireworks

WATER & BOATER SAFETY

Learn more here about personal flotation devices. 

Boater Safety Checklist

OUTDOOR BURNING

General Rules about permitting and conducting outdoor burns. OUTDOOR BURNING in Island County

FIRE SCIENCE EDUCATION

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MESOTHELIOMA (Asbestos.com)

For some great information on mesothelioma, which is caused by asbestos, click on this link:  https://www.asbestos.com/mesothelioma/.

SCHOOL EVENTS

Career Day – Stanwood Middle School held a Career Day on December 15, 2016, and Capt. Shaughnessy, Paramedic McCoy and FF/EMT Guadamuz  attended the event from Camano Fire and talked to the children about careers in firefighting and emergency medical services.  There was also hands-on demonstrations of CPR training.  Capt. Shaughnessy stated that it was a great day!.  Click here for pictures.