Community Outreach

Public Education

It is the mission of the Glendale Fire Department’s Public Education Section to keep residents and visitors healthy and safe through a variety of public education programs. The following educational programs are provided to Glendale residents and visitors free of charge:

  • Basic First Aid Training
  • CCC-CPR and AED Training
  • Community Emergency Response Training (CERT): 21 Hour Basic Disaster Preparedness Course – Teens
  • Disaster Preparedness Training
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Fire & Life Safety Classes
  • Holiday Safety Classes
  • Home Fire Safety Classes
  • Milo & Moxi Fire Safety & Burn Prevention Program
  • Remembering When Senior Safety Program
  • RX360 Prescription Drug Abuse Class: Adults and Teens
  • Safety Educator Volunteers 
  • Safety Trailer (Smoke Trailer) (Requires a minimum of 100 participants)
  • Senior Trip & Fall Prevention
  • Water Safety Education
  • Youth Firesetter Intervention Program
  • Youth Firesetter Prevention Program
  • Youth Firesetter Train-the-Trainer Program

How to Schedule a Class, Presentation or Training: 

The following is information on how to schedule a class, presentation or training:

  • Each educational program is from one hour to three hours in length
  • Requires a minimum of 10 people attending (there is no maximum number of attendees)
  • Classroom type setting where a visual presentation can be shown on a screen or a wall

If you would like to schedule a class, presentation or training, please contact Dr. Janet Boberg at 623-930-4483 or email her at jboberg@glendaleaz.com.


Ride-a-longs, Station Tours, & Truck Tours

Please email us at GFDvisits@GLENDALEAZ.COM