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Welcome to the Division of Fire Safety

Some of the Divisions responsibility are Code Enforcement, Fire Service Training, Public Education, Hazardous Materials Response, Fire Investigation and Urban Search and Rescue.

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Public Education Section

The Public Fire Safety Education Section provides support services, technical assistance, educational equipment and resources to help meet the fire safety education needs of Vermonters of all ages.

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Vermont Fire Academy

Information on firefighter training, certification, and upcoming course announcements.

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Robert Howe Fire Safety Calendar

Its that time of year again, we need your help to make the Robert Howe Fire Safety Calendar project a continued success.

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The Division of Fire Safety's mission is to protect the public and fire service through coordinated efforts in Code Enforcement, Fire Service Training, Public Education, Hazardous Materials Response, Fire Investigation and Urban Search and Rescue.  These efforts maximize life safety and property conservation and minimize environmental impacts due to fire, natural disasters and other emergencies in the State of Vermont.


News & Announcements

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Our Barre Regional Office and Central Office have relocated to:

45 State Drive, Waterbury, VT  05671-8200


2021 Report of the State Fire Marshal 

2020 Vermont Electrical Safety Rules - effective date April 15,2022 

New Guidance Regarding School Egress Evacuation and Options Based Response Drills - April 2022