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2019 Incident Responses
Month Station 8 Station 28 Total
Jan 713 302 1015
Feb 656 313 969
Total 1369 615 1984

Historic Incident Responses
Year Station 8 Station 28 Total
2018 8643 3746 12389
2017 9088 3616 12704
2016 11478 3664 15142
2015 11109 3421 14530
2014 10602 3438 14040
2013 10316 3443 13759
2012 10313 3703 14016
2011 9956 3819 13775
2010 10406 3727 14133
2009 10837 3631 14468

Fire Extinguisher Training Information

... Now accepting registrations ... 

What is Fire Extinguisher Training?

Fire safety education training with an adult focus to know when and how to correctly use an available Fire Extinguisher safely.

This is an adult (over 18) focused class held at GWGVFD Old Fire Station 8 on the Second Saturday of every month from 11 am-1 pm or by special arrangement request.  There is currently no charge for the class however, donations via PayPal are appreciated.  This is a 2 hour session with a maximum class size of 12 participants.  Our training system uses the BullEx FireEx Training System.



Classes take place at GWGVFD Old Fire Station 8 at 13 East Diamond Avenue, in Old Towne, Gaithersburg, MD.  Enter using the main level Museum Entrance.  Parking is available in lots on either side of the building.



The Second Saturday of every month from 11 am-1 pm with  advance registration.  Classes are limited in size to a maximum of 12 participants per class session and fill on a first-come first-served pre-registration basis. 



To register or request more information?

1.) Watch this short overview video on Fire Extinguisher Operations prior to attending our hands-on session. 

2.) Submit the Fire Extinguisher Training Registration Form 

Please allow up to 7 days for confirmation of class registration --Thank You.


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