Christopher Couell

Deputy Commissioner - Fire Safety

Email: Christopher.Couell@Erie.gov

 

 TBA, Deputy Fire Coordinator Opening

Position Available: deadline 12/6/19

 

 

Joleen Schlossin, Administrative Assistant

Email: joleen.schlossin@erie.gov

 

General Email: fire@erie.gov

The Fire Safety Division operates from the Emergency Services Training & Operations Center in Cheektowaga, NY. The Fire Safety Office coordinates the recruitment, training and mutual aid operations of our county's 97 fire departments to assist them in serving the needs of the residents, businesses and visitors to their communities.

LEARN MORE ABOUT ERIE COUNTY FIRE SAFETY

 

Would You Like To Volunteer?


What's Happening in Fire Safety

 

Click on "Training Schedule" tab to see available classes.

"Course Rosters/Schedule" tab is where you'll find the rosters, class schedules, course description, and information you may need prior to the start date.

Use the "Student Training Application" tab to apply for classes.

You will receive an email acknowledging our receipt of your application.

This does not mean you are in the class. Please check the roster periodically to confirm.

Confirmed and Alternate students must report to the first class.

DO NOT FAX APPLICATIONS. WE WILL NOT ACCEPT THEM THAT WAY. 

*NYS Authorization Letters must be signed and brought to the first class. 

Do Not Fax Them.

If you can not attend a course you signed up for, you must notify the Fire Safety Office.

716-681-7111

Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Benefits Program Regulations

 

Essentials of Fire Fighting and Fire Department Operations, 6th Edition Text Book Link

We are no longer carrying the text books in the Fire Safety Office. To order online, follow this link.

 

 

Form EOSB 210.5 Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Benefits Program Attestation/ Proof of Benefits form needs to be notarized and mailed back to OFPC before January 1, 2019

 

Important IAR IAmResponding Update Information July 2019

More IAR Information August 2019

New Customized IAR Displays November 2019

 

Assisting Individuals in Crisis

Erie County Training & Operations Center Friday 1/10/20-Saturday 1/11/20 8:30-4:30

 

FREE Utility Safety Training from National Grid

 

100 Club of Buffalo "Hero Awards" Information

Deadline is 12/16/19


Erie County Fire Chiefs' Mutual Aid Organization Memorial Scholarship application Deadline is June 1st every year.

 

New York State Firefighters Cancer Benefit Program

Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Benefits Program


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Fire Safety Division Facebook Page