Children attend an educational conference

It's never too early to learn how to react to a fire in a safe way, create a relationship of trust with firefighters and adopt preventive behaviours. Learning materials specially designed for young children are used to meet these objectives during educational conferences in day care centres.

Target audience

Children ages 4 to 5.


About 60 minutes.

Overview of themes

  • The history of Chief, the fire department's mascot 
  • Potential heat sources
  • How to treat minor burns, if clothing catches fire or during an alert 
  • Evacuation: The plan, what to do if there is smoke or excessive heat, your meeting place and calling 9-1-1
  • A firefighter's equipment (uniform, breathing apparatus) and duties.

Information and reservations

Would you like to reserve this conference? Contact the public education department at 514-872-4684 for more information.