Our personnel do not only respond to emergencies, in fact they perform a variety of other functions in service of the District and our community.
Personnel of the Fire District are not only responsible for maintaining state and federally mandated training but actively participate in other training opportunities and classes in areas such as:
- Fire Prevention and Investigation
- Fire Suppression
- Emergency Medical Services
- Vehicle Maintenance and Specifications
- Emergency Vehicle Driving and Operation
- Rope and Swift Water Rescue
Apparatus and Equipment Maintenance
Vehicle Maintenance personnel perform maintenance and minor repairs on District vehicles and equipment. Maintenance personnel are also responsible for the design and specifications of new vehicles and equipment as well as coordinating major vehicle repairs and warranty work with outside vendors.
All personnel at the Russian River Fire Protection District assist in the reduction of our communities fire risk. Engine companies perform annual business inspections in order to identify and address fire and life safety hazards in our community. The Russian River Fire District also gives school tours where fire and life safety issues are addressed.