Community Programs


The Rancho Santa Fe FIre Protection District's community education programs are offered free-of-charge for schools, homeowners associations and property owners throughout the fire district's boundary.

Firefighter and friendsPrograms for Children
Firefighters can visit students in preschool through fourth grade presenting age-appropriate fire and burn prevention information and activities. Each grade level learns two to three fire safety lessons. Lessons rely heavily on student participation and include interactive props.


Programs for Adults
CERT trainingCommunity Emergency Response Team (CERT) – CERT is an all-hazard, all-risk training program designed to teach you how to protect yourself, your family, your neighbors and community during a disaster situation. Class series are held several times a year.

In addition to CERT, fire and injury prevention presentations are also available to adults within the community. Fire District personnel will speak about public safety issues at homeowners' association meetings, neighborhood meetings, or other venues. Presentations typically include a PowerPoint slide show followed by an ample question and answer session.

To schedule a presentation, please call 858-756-6008 or Email us.


Car Seat Installations

Vehicle crashes remain the number one killer of children ages 2-14 in the United States. Making sure your child is safely restrained while riding in a vehicle could help prevent serious injury or even death. Learn more on our Car Seat Installation page or contact us at 858-756-5971.