The Folsom Fire Department provides Basic and Advanced Life Support pre-hospital emergency medical services (EMS) from all of our fire stations utilizing cross-trained firefighter/
paramedics. These personnel staff all fire vehicles, including the engine companies,
The Folsom Fire Department operates three 24-hour advanced life support (ALS) ambulances and staffs every fire engine and
In order to provide and maintain the best quality pre-hospital medical care, our EMS providers take part in continuous medical training and education and participate in a peer review quality assurance program. The Folsom Fire Department participates regionally as a member of the Sacramento County EMS Chiefs Committee, Medical and Operational Advisory Committees, and Hospital Council Committee.
The Training Division oversees:
- Fire Academy
- State Fire Certification
- California Incident Command Certification System (CICCS)
- Federal and State Mandated Training
The Folsom Fire Department houses two classrooms, a four-story training tower, auto extrication vehicles, and countless rescue props. The Folsom Fire Department participates regionally as a member of the Sacramento County Training Chiefs Committee and California Incident Command Certification System (CICCS) application review committee.