Comox Fire Rescue

Prevention, Emergency Response, and the Comox Fire Training Centre

Comox Fire Rescue provides a variety of preventive and emergency services to a population of over 18,000 in an area of 16 square miles. This includes the Town of Comox, the Comox Fire Protection Improvement District, the Bates Huband Local Service Area (Regional District of Comox-Strathcona), and the Comox Indian Band. They also operate the Comox Fire Training Centre, which trains firefighters from all over Vancouver Island, and even parts of BC and the rest of Canada. The training centre is certified by the JIBC.

Wildland/Forestry Trailer

  • 2015 Tandem trailer, Type 2 SPU, (provincial standards)
  • Structural Protection Unit (SPU), used for structure protection during forestry interface events.
  • Enough equipment on board to support the protection of approximately structures.
  • Four high pressure pumps
  • Over 130 assorted sprinklers
  • Over 1 km of 1.5” hose
  • Almost 3 km of 5/8’ hose
  • Loads of other equipment. (nozzles, fittings, adaptors…)
  • Personal protective clothing.

Comox Fire Rescue

1870 Noel Ave, Comox, BC, V9M 2K9, Canada