Public Education


CPR and AED Certification

The Auburn Fire Department does not conduct CPR or AED certification classes.  For information on classes in the area, contact the local Red Cross office at (207) 874-1192 or on-line at www.redcross.org or contact Tri-County EMS at (207) 795-2880 or on-line at www.tricountyems.org.

First Aid Classes

The Auburn Fire Department does not conduct first aid classes.  For information on classes in the area, contact the local Red Cross office at (207) 874-1192 or on-line at www.redcross.org or contact Tri-County EMS at (207) 795-2880 or on-line at www.tricountyems.org.

Fire Extinguisher Classes

The Auburn Fire Department provides fire extinguisher safety classes to non-profit organizations in Auburn.  To schedule a class, contact the fire department at (207)333-6633 ext. 7.  For private businesses, you may contact any fire extinguisher company for more information.  Please refer to the yellow pages in the local phone directory for a company that carries Underwriters Laboratory (UL) equipment.

Fire Prevention Week

Fire Prevention Week is held each fall.  During this time, firefighters visit each public school to conduct fire drills and inspections.  Tours are also given at the stations upon request.  To schedule a tour, please contact the fire department at (207)333.6633 ext. 7.

Open House

In conjunction with Fire Prevention Week the fire department hosts an annual open house in October at Engine 3 Station at 550 Minot Avenue.  In an atmosphere of fun, it's purpose it to provide fire safety education in order to protect lives and property from fire and to familiarize the community with fire and emergency medical services provided by the Auburn Fire Department.  Citizens can visit with on-duty firefighters, pick up an array of fire prevention and safety tips, and enjoy refreshments and activities at the open house.  Activities include demonstrations of various firefighting equipment and apparatus, tours of the station, a visit with Sparky, and a bounce house for the kids. 

For more information on the Open House, please contact the fire department at (207)333-6633 ext. 4 or fireprevention@auburnmaine.gov.