Does your department respond to brush, grass or forest fires? Find more information about Firewise principles and firefighter safety training and tips. Explore documents and videos related to safe evacuation practices and more.
Getting started with Firewise
Eager to work with your community to be safer from wildfire? Order your free "Getting Started with Firewise" kit from the NFPA catalog. This handy toolkit provides you with sample brochures, booklets, DVDs and presentation materials.
Videos and images
Watch Firewise videos to learn more about wildfire behavior, how to use water effectively in your fire response, and how to keep yourself and fellow firefighter safe when fighting wildland fire. Visit the photo gallery for images of Firewise landscaping, homes saved by using Firewise principles, and more!
Presentations, booklets and brochures
Want to talk to residents about how they can be safer from brush, grass and forest fires? Use the resources here to make your presentation go more easily.
There's always more to learn about Firewise
Check out our pages on grants & resources and our online catalog for ways to get assistance and free materials to help in your wildfire safety efforts.
Planning a Firewise event? Use the events page to submit your event. You can look at the calendar to see what's happening around the country and the world with Firewise-related activities.
To keep posted on Firewise activities, join our e-mail list. You'll get monthly and quarterly notices of our newsletters and more.
Want to join online conversations with others interested in wildfire safety? The Firewise Communities program is using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube to help inspire and educate. Use the connect with others area to find our social media pages or subscribe to our blog.