Fire safety for children

Fire and Life Safety House in action

Teach children how to be safe around fire. When you teach your children proper fire safety early, they will know to be responsible teenagers and adults where fire safety is concerned.

Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services provides the tools listed below to help teach fire safety to young people. Educate children early, and supervise their responsible use of fire.

Fire and life safety training for kids

Home fire hazards and safety tips

Our interactive house teaches children to recognize fire hazards, and learn fire safety tips to teach their grown ups.

Fire and life safety house

Book the Fire and Life Safety House for your school

The Fire and Life Safety House is a portable classroom where firefighters teach fire protection and home fire safety tips to Grade 3 students within Vancouver schools.

Childare in Vancouver

Borrow the Pre-school or Kindercare fire safety kit

Pre-school or primary school teachers can teach fire safety with the Pre-school or Kindercare kit, with classroom activities designed for young students.

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Vancouver fire halls

Find a fire hall in your neighbourhood. Schools and community groups can arrange a fire hall tour to learn and remember fire safety tips.

Contact Fire and Rescue Fire and Life Safety Education

Fire & Life Safety Education
Vancouver Fire & Rescue Services
900 Heatley Avenue
Vancouver BC, V6A 3S7

Did you know?

Common home fire hazards

Most house fires start in the kitchen. Visit our visual Home Safety Guide that shows some of the common fire and safety hazards that may exist in your home.

Common home fire hazardsBook the Fire and Life Safety House for your schoolBorrow the Pre-school or Kindercare fire safety kitPreventing children from setting fires