Oakville. Fire Department

Site: Fire Prevention Division / Fire Training Campus

Service: Fire Training Campus Facility

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-847-3666
Fax 905-847-1210
E-Mail amy.kassar@oakville.ca
Website www.oakville.ca/residents/fire-training-facility.html
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/townofoakville
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/town-of-oakville/
RSS RSS: www.oakville.ca/townhall/rss-feeds.html
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/oakvillefire
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/TownofOakvilleTV
Primary Contact Amy Kassar, Administrative Clerk
Alternate Contact Richard Craibbe, Training Officer
Agency Information
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Established 2000
Primary Executive Brian Durdin, Fire Chief
Funding City / Town - Oakville
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A state-of-the-art facility, designed to train and improve the skills of firefighters 
 
Campus includes: 
* Training Division offices and classrooms  
* multi-use practical training situations 
* realistic and practical simulations allow crews to respond to fire, rescue and medical scenarios in and around a simulated streetscape  
 
The six-acre facility features:  
* live burning tower  
* driver training area  
* water rescue pond  
* working traffic lights  
* hydro poles  
* manholes  
* level railway crossing  
 
Simulations allow firefighters to gain real-life experience in a controlled setting. Possible simulations available at this facility include:  
* firefighting and rescue  
* technical rope rescue  
* water and ice rescue  
* auto extrication  
* confined space rescue  
* hazardous materials response  
* emergency medical  
 
* campus creates a community based facility capable of realistic, multi-company drills for fire personnel, and larger scale emergency simulations for other emergency services  
* organizations currently using the facility include outside fire and emergency services, accredited educational institutions and local industry and business
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Fire and emergency personnel only
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
1144 South Service Rd W
Oakville, ON L6L 5T7
 
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Intersection Fourth Line and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Work Experience
Service Categories Occupation Specific Job Training ~ Public Safety/Protective Services Occupations

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