Spanish Fort Fire RescueTo Save Lives, Protect Property, and Educate
Thank you for visiting the Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department web site. The men and women of the Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department take pride in our department and City of Spanish Fort. We work hard to serve, protect, and help maintain a high quality of life for everyone who lives, works and visits our city.
We hope that your visit to this site will help you learn who we are and what we do. The members of the Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department will always seek to perform to the highest standards, continuing to educate ourselves and the public, and lead the way in Emergency and Community Services. Please feel free to visit with us, we welcome the chance to show you around.
The Spanish Fort Fire Rescue Department, established in 1962, is a mostly volunteer department that provides around the clock fire protection and rescue services for our citizens and visitors of Spanish Fort. Operating out of two fire stations, our fire fighters respond to a wide array of emergency calls. These calls include: structure fires, motor vehicle accidents, hazardous materials accidents, and emergency medical calls.
Our Guiding Principles
- We exist to help people in need
- We respect others
- Our members are our most valuable asset.
- Improvement is accomplished as a team, one step at a time.
- We must be good stewards of the community’s support for us.
Your Community Needs You
Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer of the SFFR Department should watch the video below and take a look at our volunteer page
Take the next step in providing support and protection for the community around you.
Meet the Requirements
Most frequently asked questions are addressed on our volunteer information. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have that are not addressed in the FAQ.
Choose Your Area
Not everyone has to fight fires. We offer volunteer positions in Emergency Response, Fire Corps Auxillary, and our Fire Service Explorer Program.
Volunteers are required to apply via our online form, or by contacting the department via phone.
Accepted applicants are required to meet current members and attend three drill sessions before responding to your neighbor’s call for help.
Services We Provide
Fire - Rescue Response
The Spanish Fort Fire – Rescue Department provides emergency responses to the citizens of Spanish Fort, Malbis, Plantation Hills, and Bay Branch. We respond to over 671 calls per year. Responses include residential and commercial fires, fire alarms, medical emergencies, motor vehicle accidents, and forest fires to name a few.
We work with local businesses to perform pre-incident planning and prevention activities. Annually, we visit each business to ensure our information is up to date. If the business so desires, we will also perform a Courtesy Fire Inspection which identifies areas of concern for the business owner and fire department as well.
Public Education / Fire Prevention
Our in-house Public Education program reaches over 1,100 school age children annually. We provide training and education to children and adults as well. To get more information about one of our programs, please contact our Public Education Officer at 251.626.8876.
Support & Educate
The model of excellence in providing fire protection, education, prevention and related services
Quality of Life
An organization that constantly seeks to provide, enhance, and broaden customer service levels as means to increase the quality of life for all residents and visitors
Reliable & Consistent
An organization that constantly seeks ways to be responsive to the community’s needs and concerns
Ready to Adapt
An organization that will embrace the challenge of new ideas and new technology
Around the Community
We pride ourselves on community engagement and growth through education, support, and safety. Stay up to date to with our community involvement via our event calendar. Some of our events include CPR / AED Training, American Flag Disposal, and Car Seat Inspections.
A key responsibility of any fire department is to educate the people it protects by teaching them about fire safety. Throughout the year, the department delivers educational programs to school children, senior citizens, special interest groups, or anyone else who makes a request for information.
Station # 1
7580 Spanish Fort Blvd
Spanish Fort, AL 36527
Station # 2
Spanish Fort, AL 36527