Odessa Fire Rescue is dedicated to protecting the community through Public Education. OFR provides several programs for pre-school through senior citizens. Some of these programs include:
Fire Prevention Week is the first week of October - fire personnel present programs to kindergarten, first and second graders in public and private school, in addition to several early education centers.
Fire Station Tours - the public is welcome to tour any of our eight fire stations.
Fire Safety House – fire personnel utilize the Fire Safety House to educate third grade students about home fire safety and emergency escape plans. The Fire Safety House is scheduled for public and private schools.
Demonstration House – this exciting education tool is a three foot x three foot model home used to demonstrate home hazards and emergency plans. The house is equipped with smoke to demonstrate hazards and appropriate safety steps.
Safety Demonstration programs include:
- CPR demonstrations
- Fire Extinguishers
- Evacuation Drills & Preparation
- Fire Safety
- Emergency Management
To schedule programs or tours, contact Assistant Fire Marshal Yolanda Rincon, (432) 257-0521