Fire Prevention – Public Education Program

The Public Education program provides a comprehensive program to educate the general public of fire safety issues, much of which is targeted for school aged children. Elements of the program include:

  • Educational presentations on fire safety and prevention subjects to pre-school and elementary school aged children.
  • Information demonstration booths and displays at community functions.
  • Corporate health fairs and school district science events.
  • Station tours and equipment displays.
  • Participation in Student/Government Career days.
  • Corporate fire extinguisher safety classes.

For more information, please contact our office at 408-586-3365.

The Public Education Unit of the Department has prepared information bulletins on a variety of subjects relating to fire safety, including:

Child Safety:

Inside The Home:

Outside of The Home:


  1. What should I know about anthrax?
  2. What should I know about smallpox?
  3. What should I do to be prepared?