James H. Reger, Deputy Commissioner Fire Safety
Email: james.reger@erie.gov

 

 Christopher Couell, Deputy Fire Coordinator

Email: christopher.couell@erie.gov

 

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.

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What's Happening in Fire Safety

Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Benefits Program Regulations


ATTENTION ALL FIRE CHIEFS and FIREFIGHTERS: The NYS Association of Fire Coordinators has put out a survey to address the decline in volunteer firefighters. Please fill out the appropriate survey.  CHIEFS SURVEY and FIREFIGHTERS SURVEY.

Your investment in this effort is appreciated.


Click on Training Schedule tab to see the latest classes.

Available agendas and schedules are attached to the Course Titles with Rosters

*NEW* TRAINING APPLICATIONS ARE NOW ONLINE SUBMITTABLE!

Click on "Student Training Class Application" tab.

DO NOT FAX APPLICATIONS ANY LONGER. WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING THEM THAT WAY. 

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

Do Not Fax Them.

 

Erie County Fire Advisory Board looking for new members. If you are interested in the future of the Fire Service and would like to be part of the decision making, click here


Assisting Individuals in Crisis Class  Jan. 11th & 12th EC Training and Operations Center.

 

Erie County Interoperable Communications Symposium - Jan. 17th - ECC South Campus.  To register, click here.


Officer Development & Leadership Success class Jan. 21st 2019 EC Training and Operations Center.


ICS FOR MAJOR AND/OR COMPLEX INCIDENTS (I-400) Class  Jan. 29-30 EC Training and Operations Center


I-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents Class March 26-28th EC Training and Operations Center

 

New York State Firefighters Cancer Benefit Program

Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Benefits Program


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