Safety Awareness Day May 30th 2pm-4pm

Please join us on Saturday May 30th from 2pm – 4pm for Safety Awareness Day at Wedington Station 1. Washington County Sheriff Office will be making ID cards for kids, along with a meteorologist, an ambulance and Air Evac helicopter  will be present.  There will be activities to do and learn about the people that keep you safe.

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May training

We have a trailer that has a maze with multiple levels, stairs, movable walls, simulated wires and rafters.  We use this to practice search and rescue in a structure fire.  We can fog this trailer up to simulate a fire with a fog machine. This is what the firefighters trained on during one of two trainings in May.  They practiced searching for persons and communication with each other.  A structure fire is a loud environment and team member communication is important to practice. [Show thumbnails]

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New website and training

Welcome to the new website for Wedington Fire Department.  We hope to use this website to give more information about the department.  We also hope to increase your safety.  Feel free to comment on the posts or pages that have comment areas.  There is a calendar that will show upcoming events.  Thank you for visiting. Here is a picture from one of the department’s trainings in February.  These firefighters are tracing a hose.  This is a way to reach a crew that is already fighting…

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