Programs & Services -SBFD

Smoke alarm with educational text: working smoke alarms save lives.The South Bend Fire Department offers the following programs and services:

  • Fire Suppression
  • Rescue
  • Vehicle Extrication
  • Pre-Fire Planning
  • Fire Prevention (Community Risk Reduction)
    • Building Inspection
    • Public Education (Fire Safety)
    • Fire Investigation
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
    • Paramedics
    • Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians
    • Basic Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Training
  • Special Operations
    • Hazardous Materials Team
    • Dive Team / Swift Water Rescue
    • Tactical Rescue Team
      • Confined Space Rescue
      • Trench Rescue
      • Building Collapse Rescue
      • High Angle Rescue