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Oakville. Fire Department

Site: South Service Rd W

Service: Public Fire Safety Education

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-338-4404
Fax 905-815-2023
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Primary Contact Glenn Barwell, Public Education/Special Projects Officer; Phone: 905-815-2022; Email:
Alternate Contact Amy Kassar, Secretary, Fire Prevention Division; Phone: 905-338-4404; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Primary Executive Gary Laframboise, Chief Fire Prevention Officer, Fire Prevention Division; Phone: 905-815-2008; Email:
Funding City / Town
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The Public Education Office of the Oakville Fire Department is responsible for fire safety education. 
Programs and events are offered throughout the year: 
Fire safety in the workplace 
* presentations on Fire Safety topics are delivered by staff to industrial or office locations upon request  
School education programs 
* available when requested by teachers 
* staff will attend schools and provide an education lesson to children 
* focus is on grades 4 & 5, however staff are available for younger ages and teenage groups/classes 
Cooking for Teens Fire Safety program 
Fire safety education for older adults 
* a fire safety officer will attend a variety of seniors groups and locations with messages prepared specifically for this group 
Fire safety for multicultural groups in the community 
* contact the office for special presentations for groups from a variety of ethnic backgrounds  
Home Fire Safety Awareness program 
* involves visiting homeowners and discussing fire hazards in the home  
Station tours 
* are available to the community for school children, Beavers, Girl Guides and Boy Scouts 
* each year, attempts are made to heighten public awareness of fire safety by hosting a Kick-Off to Fire Prevention Week 
* look for this event taking place in Oakville at the end of September
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) and up 
For booked station tours
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Prevention Office in the portable building
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakville Fire Department Prevention/Training Campus
1144 South Service Rd W
Oakville, ON L6L 5T7
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Intersection Fourth Line and South Service Rd
Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
1225 Trafalgar Rd 
Oakville, ON L6H 0H3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Fire Prevention Information

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