North Battleford Fire Department
The North Battleford Fire Department is a highly trained team of professionals dedicated to provide an outstanding level of Public Education and Awareness, Fire Prevention and Code Enforcement, Emergency Response (suppression) to promote and enhance community safety in the protection of the citizens of North Battleford and surrounding area.
The fire department is a combination fire department staffed by career, and paid-on-call fire fighters. Coverage is provided 365 days per year by 4 shifts which consist of 16 career Fire Fighters, 2 Deputy Chiefs, 1 Director of Protective Services/Fire Chief, 1 Administrative Assistant and 15-20 paid on call firefighters.
Career fire fighters are augmented by our paid on-call fire fighters for structural fires and major incidents. A call-back of off-duty personnel is initiated through our Provincial Communication network. Our Emergency Communication Centre (ECC) provides the necessary framework to ensure fire fighter safety through an accountability and benchmark program in order to mitigate emergency incidents and achieve successful outcomes.
The North Battleford Fire Department is a progressive, proactive organization that manages by objectives to promote fire prevention and educational services throughout our community using the three lines of defence: Public Education / Awareness, Fire Prevention and Code Enforcement, Fire Suppression.
Helpful Documents and Links:
- Firepit Rules and Regulations
- Fire Prevention Bylaw No. 1829
- Are you interested in becoming a paid on call Fire Fighter? Refer to our Recruitment Package for more information.
- For guidance regarding Emergency Management and Emergency Plan Preparation, check out this useful guide here!