Training

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The Training Division, consisting of a Director, Captain and Training Officer, is responsible for training activities within the Niagara Falls Fire Department. Training activities include firefighting operations, hazardous material response, auto extrication, medical emergency response, technical rescue responses including high angle rope rescue, confined space rescue, and water and ice rescue. The Training Division, along with the assistance of qualified instructors, also instruct specialty type programs such as Firefighter Survival, Positive Pressure Attack operations, gorge rescue, swift water rescue and marine unit operations.

The training facility located behind Station #1 consists of a four-storey burn tower, six-storey combat challenge structure, confined space maze, two-storey firefighter survival house and highway tanker truck.

For answers to questions relating to Fire Fighter Training visit the Fire Fighter Training FAQ .