The Fire & Rescue NSW has a range of fire safety and educational programs that we deliver through schools.
These programs are tailored for varying key stages.
This site outlines each of our programs that are delivered through schools and those aimed specifically at children.
Materials for schools and teachers, such as lesson plans, worksheets and other resources are available on the For teachers section of the site.
For Kids - Brigade Kids
Supportive materials for schools and teachers, such as lesson plans, worksheets and other resources are available for programs delivered by the Fire & Rescue NSW through schools and preschools.
- Emergency Helpers - Early Childhood Emergency Program
- Pre ED teachers information
- Fire ED teachers information
- RescuED teachers information
Children are often fascinated with fire, but they rarely understand the consequences of playing with it. If you discover that your child is playing with fire there are vital steps that you can take towards stopping this behaviour.
Intervention and Fire Awareness Program (IFAP)
For community services workers
Basic home fire safety information is now included in the qualifications for a range of community services workers.
Our school programs
The Fire & Rescue NSW encourages a local partnership amongst firefighters, teachers, students and parents to work to actively reduce the incidence and impact of fire and related traumas across NSW.
- Pre ED program overview
- Fire ED program overview
- RescuED program overview
- Intervention and Fire Awareness Program (IFAP) overview
FRNSW and schools
The importance of educating and protecting children from the dangers and trauma that can be caused by fire, especially fires in and around the home, is widely recognised.
Fire & Rescue NSW and schools