FIRE EDUCATION

outreachLargo Fire Rescue places an emphasis on public education as a means of fire and emergency prevention. Fire Rescue's Public Education is focused on community risk reduction by identifying areas within the community that have a need for public safety education.

  • Visits to schools, neighborhood groups and businesses 
  • Display of fire trucks and rescue units 
  • Station visits and Fire engine demos 
  • Home fire safety and prevention 
  • Fall prevention 
  • Pedestrian and bicycle safety 
  • Fire extinguisher training 
  • Safety table available for expos and events 
Please allow a two week notice for scheduling engine demos and station tours. Request a Presentation

Fire Prevention Month Open House
October is Fire Prevention Month and Largo Fire Rescue hosts an Open House and Chili Cook Off at Fire Station 41. The event highlights the services that the department, as well as the county, provide to the community. The event also raises money for the Children's Burn Foundation of Florida. Stay tuned for details on this year's Open House.

Fire Cadet Program
The Fire Cadet Program is available to teens and young adults 14-21. Cadets will receive:
  • The opportunity to develop skills, knowledge, and abilities in preparing for emergency service careers
  • Training fro fire officers, paramedics and firefighters 
  • Basic firefighting skills and first responder training 
  • Ride-alongs with Fire and EMS units
  • Teamwork, self-confidence and leadership skills 
For more details on the Fire Cadets, email FireRescue@largo.com.

Population Size

4th

Largest City in Tampa Bay

Acres of Park Land

4.5K

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