Education Programs

Fire Station Tours
Safety Harbor provides tours to citizens, groups, schools, organizations, etc. Please contact the on-duty District Chief (DC) at 727-724-1520 to schedule.
Fire Prevention PR, Safety Awareness Campaigns & Events
The Fire Department conducts numerous safety awareness campaigns, PR programs and events throughout the year, that highlight:
  • Back-to-School Safety
  • Drowning Prevention
  • Fire Safety
  • Pedestrian Safety
  • Other major safety topics
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We are busy in the community especially during the month of October, Fire Prevention Month, and hope you can join us at our fire station open house and other safety events. Please contact 727-724-1535 for more information.
Santa Tours
Each December the Safety Harbor Fire Department continues a tradition that dates back over 30 years. The Fire Fighters and Santa team up to tour local Safety Harbor neighborhoods, driving through on the bright red ALS engine decorated with colorful holiday lights. Watch for dates to be announced. Call 727-724-1520 for more details.
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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Classes
The Fire Department in conjunction with Leisure Services offers classes in CPR. These are American Heart Association "Heartsaver" classes covering Adult, Child, and Infant CPR.

The Heartsaver course is designed for the non-health care professional who may need to respond to aid someone in the home, workplace or for anyone wanting to learn CPR.
Pre-registration is required to confirm class date and receive the required pre-class study material. Classes are usually offered on the 1st Tuesday evening of the month at Fire Station 53 (3095 McMullen Booth Road). To sign up for a class, call the Rigsby Center at 727-724-1545 or contact via email.
Smoke Detector Program
The Fire Department offers a free smoke detector and/or battery replacement program for citizens of Safety Harbor. If you cannot afford one, please contact the on-duty DC at 727-724-1520.
Drowning Prevention
The department offers free pool safety inspections and helpful hints for all homes in Safety Harbor. For an appointment, contact the on duty DC at 727-724-1520.
Blood Pressure
The department offers free blood pressure checks to all citizens. Simply stop by either station and we will be glad to check your BP.
Child Car Seat Installation
Please contact the child safety seat hotline at 727-892-KIDS (5437). Installations by appointment only.
Safety Harbor Fire Explorers
The Fire Explorers are a post that meets every Monday night from 6 to 8 p.m. at Station 53 and consist of an age group of 14 to 21. The explorers learn what firefighters, EMTs and paramedics do. Please email Post Adviser Charles Russell.
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