Public Education & Relations


The Department's fire and life-safety programs are conducted and/or coordinated by the Fire Marshal's Office. Scheduling any of the following programs or additional information can be obtained by email or by calling 434-799-5226.

  • Talks & Tours: We custom design classes, tours, demonstrations, and a variety of planned events that reach a diverse audience throughout our community.
  • Fire Safety House: The Fire Safety House is a mobile interactive classroom that utilizes a variety of special effects and provides a unique and exciting learning experience.
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  • Child Safety Seat Program: The department inspects and installs child safety seats by appointment.
  • Fire Extinguisher Training; OSHA approved classroom and hands-on simulation in the proper use of fire extinguishers is offered for a minimum charge to business and industry.