About the Department

Welcome to the Apopka Fire Department. The Fire Department is rated by ISO as a Class 1 Department. This puts the Apopka Fire Department in the top 0.09% of the country.

Staff


Apopka boasts:
  • 8 Administrative Staff
  • 15 Explorers
  • 15 Volunteers
  • 75 Full-Time Firefighters

Technology


Apopka Fire Department also has a host of the latest technological and state-of-the-art equipment available to the Fire and EMS Services.


Responsibilities


The Fire Administration Division is responsible for all operations of the organization. Headed by Fire Chief Chuck Carnesale, the duties include:
  • Preparation and control of the operating budget.
  • Administration of fire data processing (NFIRS).
  • Provision of in-service training and education.
  • Emergency Medical Services.
  • Continued evaluation of the department and its function.

Staff


The Fire Administration staff includes the:
  • Chief of the Department
  • Deputy Fire Chief
  • Assistant Chiefs
  • Captain
  • Lieutenant
  • Two Administrative Assistants