NEWS: We are now accepting applications for the 2016 Citizen's Fire Academy. Classes are on Mondays, starting September 26th through November 14th. Class times are 6:00pm - 9:30 pm. Topics include communications, fire behavior, hazardous materials, technical teams, EMS, fire investigations and much more. We have several "hands-on" activities such as fire extinguishers, communications exercises, CPR certification, and rappelling, just to name a few. Click here for the link. Class size is limited so submit your application now. The class is FREE! Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and a City of Victoria resident.
The 2015 Victoria Fire Department Annual Report is now available.
As an organization, the Victoria Fire Department strives to provide the highest possible level of service to everyone who lives in, works in or visits Victoria. Our highly trained and dedicated group of firefighters have a passion for helping others and pride themselves on providing our community with fire, medical and rescue services.
With their pride, comes ownership. An ownership that has been forged by a belief in core values such as Professionalism, Leadership, Accountability, Teamwork, and Employee Well-Being.
We also provide a number of community programs, including our Citizens Fire Academy, annual Fire Prevention show and poster contest, Shattered Dreams, as well as participating during the National Night Out neighborhood block parties, which enhances fire safety education and prevention. Please take a few moments to browse through our web pages. As always, we welcome your questions and suggestions.
Our mission is: To Preserve Life and Property with a Dedicated and Caring Service. You will see as you explore our website, we provide a variety of services to the community and are here for one reason – to help you.