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The Sandy Springs Fire Rescue department takes pride in its commitment to the community – a commitment that extends beyond responding to fires and medical calls for service.  They are constantly striving to offer programs and opportunities allowing the staff to share fire prevention strategies, health and safety awareness and they love to celebrate children’s  birthdays, too!

Blood Pressure Checks

Have your blood pressure checked by an EMT and/or paramedic at your local fire station.

Car Seat Inspections

Is your child’s car seat installed properly? Let SSFR take a look. Appointments are necessary.

CPR Training

Learn how you help save a life by knowing CPR.

Fire Station Birthday Parties

Learn how to schedule your child’s birthday party at your local fire station!

Fire Station Visits

Fire station visits are available seven days a week between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Appointments are necessary.

Firefighter Appearances and Fire-Safety Training

Learn about the variety of educational programs SSFR offers to the public.

Honor Guard

The Sandy Springs Fire Rescue Honor Guard is comprised of firefighters and exists to honor the courage and sacrifice of America’s public safety and military professionals.

Fire Extinguisher Training 

The Community Affairs Office offers hands-on training primarily for businesses, in the use of fire extinguishers using a state-of-the-art fire extinguisher simulator.

Evacuation Drills 

Many buildings including high-rises, mid-rises, hospitals, schools, etc. are required to conduct a minimum of one (1) evacuation drill each year, some more frequently. 

Fire Warden Training 

This training is for high-rise (seven or more stories) and mid-rise (4 to 6 story) building staff assigned the duties of a Fire Warden. 

Project H.O.P.E. (High-rise Occupancy Planning Exercise) 

This training is primarily for management staff of high-rise buildings (seven or more stories) and is being expanded for mid-rise buildings (4 to 6 stories). 

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