The Town of Cochrane Fire Services is responsible for providing 24/7 fire suppression, rescue, fire prevention, fire inspection, and public education to the residents of Cochrane. We are a fire mutual aid partner to Rocky View County, MD of Bighorn, the Townsite of Redwood Meadows, Stoney Nation, and Alberta Forestry. We are a co-response agency for Alberta Health Services.
Fire Response The operational firefighting division is deployed from the Protective Services Centre located at 20 Grande Boulevard.
We operate a four-platoon system. Our roster consists of one full-time chief of fire services, a deputy chief of operations and 24 full-time fire personnel and 2 full time fire inspectors/investigators. We are supplemented by casual fire personnel.
Our apparatus consists of:
Bush Buggie 151
Rapid Rescue Vehicle (RRV) 151
Rapid Rescue Vehicle (RRV) 251
Boat 151 - river boat
Boat 251 - Inflatable
Incident Command Trailer
We maintain an antique fire engine in our firefighters museum.