City of Vernon California

Community Programs and Services

Vernon Fire Department is proud to offer many areas of community education programs and services. The Fire Department is Comm Pgmscommitted to offering excellent courses and programs designed to enhance the safety of the residents, school children, and businesses of the City of Vernon.

Public Education Programs

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training

The City of Vernon provides disaster preparedness training for your community or business group.The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is a three 8-hour day disaster preparedness course designed for business and community organizations in the City of Vernon.

Safe Surrender Program

Vernon Fire Department is a strong supporter of the Safe Surrender Program. The law allows a parent or legal guardian to confidentially surrender an infant, three days old or younger, to any designated Safe Surrender facility. All Vernon Fire Stations have been designated as Safe Surrender facilities. For more information, click here.

Spark of Love Holiday Toy Drive

Vernon’s Firefighters are lighting a spark for needy children. The Firefighters are participating in the annual “Spark of Love” Toy Drive for disadvantaged children. When: Monday after Thanksgiving through the last Thursday a week prior to Christmas. For more information, click here.