A major goal of Fire Department Bellevue-Dayton is to provide citizens with fire prevention and life safety education to ensure they have knowledge about how to prevent and defend themselves against fire and other disasters that may strike at any time. Below is a list of educational programs that are available to the public at no charge. Please contact our Public Education Coordinator, Lt. Jeremy Lynn, at 859-261-0083 to learn more about these programs or to schedule a group training date.
Fire Safety Education
Our Fire and Life Safety programs are tailored for citizens of all age groups. These programs offer educational opportunities in fire safety, home escape planning, seasonal and holiday safety tips, and numerous other topics designed for all age groups.
Public Speakers and Fire House Tours
Our Public Education Office can provide public speakers for specialized topics tailored for your group’s needs. Fire and Life Safety pamphlets also are available for distribution. Videos and DVD’s on Fire and Life Safety topics may be loaned to individuals and groups by contacting our Public Education Office at 859-261-0083. Public tours of the Fire House can be arranged for any size group or family by calling the station in advance.
Senior Citizen Programs
Lt. Lynn coordinates and manages “Facility Safety Day” twice a year at local Senior Citizen apartment buildings and assisted living facilities. The Home Safety Council Senior Awareness Program is also available to groups and individuals at your site or at the Fire House.
Fire Safety Programs for Businesses
Educating employees in Emergency Evacuation Planning, How to Operate a Fire Extinguisher and How to Handle Emergencies in Hotels and Healthcare Facilities are just a few of the educational classroom programs our Fire Department provides to our business communities. Training can be held on-site and tailored to fit a business needs.
CPR and Basic First Aid Certification Classes
Our Fire Department Paramedics provide CPR and Basic First Aid classes to individuals and groups by appointment only. There is a small fee for individuals who want certification certificates for these classes. To schedule an individual or group CPR or Basic First Aid class, please contact the Fire Department at 261-0083.