Suppression Division

The Brea Fire Department Suppression Division uses a 56-hour work week. Personnel work 24-hour shifts in a three platoon rotation. This division responds to:

  • Fires
  • Medical aids
  • Rescues
  • Public assists
  • Releases or potential releases of hazardous materials

 Member Training & Certifications

All members are trained and certified in CPR, EMT-D, hazardous materials first responder, swift water rescue, confined space rescue, and the Standardized Emergency Management System based on the Incident Command System.