Fire & Life Safety Education

October Fire Prevention Information & Events

The Charleston Fire Department will be participating in numerous events and activities throughout the month of October to promote fire prevention and preparation.
  • Parade: Fire Prevention Week parade October 5th will start at 9:30 AM on the Charleston Peninsula and travel to West Ashley.  Fire and emergency services are invited to complete the registration form to join the parade.
  • Free family event: Fire Prevention Week free kickoff event will be on October 5th, starting at 10:00 AM, at The Home Depot in West Ashley.  Emergency services are invited to complete the registration form and provide a static display or activity.
  • 3rd Grade Education: Fire Safety Education for 3rd Grade Students in the City of Charleston.  Teachers - please sign up for a presentation that will assist in meeting your SC grade level guidelines for the delivery of Health and Safety Information. Reserve your time slot today
  • Fire Safety Program: Request a fire safety program, station tour or other activity with the on-line form
  • National Fire Prevention Week will be recognized this year from October 6th-12th. Several resources are available for parents and teachers at
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