Division of Training

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About Us

The Division of Training is responsible for developing and providing comprehensive fire suppression and emergency medical service instruction to all members of the Department. The Division conducts regular exercises, live fire drills and specialized training to ensure that consistent and effective emergency services continue to be provided to the citizens and visitors of San Francisco. The Division is also responsible for training all new members entering the Department, and oversees the instruction provided to the SFFD Fire Reserves and the Neighborhood Emergency Response Team Volunteers.

Learn more about this Division

Meet the Assistant Deputy Chief of Training

Other Information

CPR and First Aid

Neighborhood Emergency Response Team (NERT)

San Francisco Fire Department Fire Reserve