Array ( [0] => stdClass Object ( [id] => 41993 [title] => Fire Department [slug] => //live-here/emergency-services/fire-department [visibility_id] => 1 [image_file] => [image_alt_text] => [special_page] => 0 [allow_sub_pages] => 1 [status_id] => 3 [is_vault] => 0 [depth] => 1 [children] => ) [1] => stdClass Object ( [id] => 41994 [title] => RCMP [slug] => //live-here/emergency-services/rcmp [visibility_id] => 1 [image_file] => [image_alt_text] => [special_page] => 0 [allow_sub_pages] => 1 [status_id] => 3 [is_vault] => 0 [depth] => 1 [children] => ) [2] => stdClass Object ( [id] => 41995 [title] => Medical [slug] => //live-here/emergency-services/medical [visibility_id] => 1 [image_file] => [image_alt_text] => [special_page] => 0 [allow_sub_pages] => 1 [status_id] => 3 [is_vault] => 0 [depth] => 1 [children] => ) [3] => stdClass Object ( [id] => 41996 [title] => Coast Guard [slug] => //live-here/emergency-services/coast-guard [visibility_id] => 1 [image_file] => [image_alt_text] => [special_page] => 0 [allow_sub_pages] => 1 [status_id] => 3 [is_vault] => 0 [depth] => 1 [children] => ) )
  • Fire Department
  • RCMP
  • Medical
  • Coast Guard

Fire Department

Fire Hall

The Sicamous Fire Hall is located at 701 Whitehead Street and houses four Fire Trucks, two Engines, one Tender and one Ladder Truck. We also have a restored 1928 Gotfredson Fire Truck, the first truck purchased for Sicamous. One of the Hall's bays accommodates the Sicamous Rescue Truck. The Hall's amenities include a training room, activity room, offices, kitchen, showers, sauna and washrooms.

Staffing

  • Full-time Fire Chief (office located at 446 Main Street)
  • Deputy Fire Chief 
  • Captain
  • Lieutenant
  • 15 to 30 paid on-call firefighters

Training

We hold training sessions every Tuesday at 7 pm. Sometimes we use the Shuswap Regional Fire Training Center in Salmon Arm. A variety of training topics are covered in-house, while courses like Live Fire and Emergency Vehicle Driving are covered by accredited training facilities.

Why not becoming a volunteer fire fighter?

To find out more, please contact Brett Ogino, Fire Chief via email at firechief@sicamous.ca, phone at 250-836-3728 or in person at the District Office, 446 Main Street. Note: In an emergency, please dial 911.

Links & Downloads