Public Outreach

Kindergarden class standing in front of a red fire engine with fire personnel.Fire Engine Visits

The Paso Robles Department of Emergency Services provides a variety of public education events to the local schools and general public. In most cases, it is desirable for us to receive your request 30 days prior to the event date. For additional information, please email the Fire Marshal.

Firefighter in his turnout gear walking with his head down next to the engine  Ride-Alongs

You can participate in the Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services First-in Response Experience (F.I.R.E.) Program. The program will include riding in a fire department vehicle to routine and/or emergency calls.

You must be 16 or older to participate and complete a Ride-Along Request Form (PDF). Persons between 16 and 18 years of age must have this form signed by a parent or guardian prior to any participation. Once filled out and signed, the form should either be faxed to (805) 237-4138 or mailed to:
Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services
900 Park Street
Paso Robles, CA 93446-2541

Two men standing in front of fire station next to a gold fire with water flowingStation Tours

Please email the Fire Marshal and a department representative will contact you about your request.

Photo of an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) machine and the red case in which it is stored.

Automatic External Defibrillators (AED) Units

Found at various locations throughout the City. Click here for more information.