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The Public Fire Safety Education Section provides support services, technical assistance, educational equipment and resources to help fire departments, fire and life safety educators, and other community organizations address and reduce the fire problems in their communities as well as meeting the fire prevention and education needs of Vermonters of all ages. These activities are conducted in collaboration with local fire departments. 

For additional assistance please contact: the Public Education Section Chief Micheal Greenia

Please Note > All DFS Public Education events and have been postponed or have been Canceled for the rest of 2020. FIRE SAFE 802 events and in home visits will only be on an emergency basis. 

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the need to keep everyone safe and control the spread of the virus, the division has decided to postpone or cancel our public education events for the rest of the year.

Despite this years unique challenges, fire and life safety education play a vital role in keeping Vermonters safe from fires, we need to maximize every opportunity and continue our essential prevention education throughout the year.

 computers icon   Please visit our New Remote Fire Safety Education Page for resources and links  

    Public Education Equipment Request Forms

        Paper PDF Request  Form         On-Line Request Form

fire safe 802 logoThe Fire Safe 802 program is a comprehensive statewide community risk reduction project and a fire safety education campaign.