IHBVFD Open House

On 10/15/16 the Indian Harbour Beach Fire Dept. opened its doors to the public for its annual open house event. This annual event allows members of the community to stop by the firehouse for a tour of our station, see some of our equipment and how it works and go hands our with our fire […]

Search and Rescue Drill

Recently the members of the Indian Harbour Beach FD participated in a simulated search and rescue drill.  This drill took place at the Indian Harbour Beach city hall.  The members of the department used this location with the generous assistant from city manager Mark Ryan.  This drill focused on a search for potential victims in […]

Forcible Entry Drill

The Indian Harbour Beach Fire Dept. completed a training exercise on forcible entry using our new Fire Vent mobile trailer.  This equipment allows the members of the IHBFD to train in a variety of manners based on several different scenarios.   Forcible entry is a key tactic used for not only rescue operations but initial […]

Fire Attack Drill

On 7-14-16 The Indian Harbour Beach FD conducted a drill on Mediterranean way.  This drill was a simulated fire attack drill using the skills and knowledge gained from the previous classroom drill.  This drill simulated an attack on a large fully involved structure.   The members of the Indian Harbour Beach FD pride themselves on […]

Hurricane Season Has Begun

Hurricane season is now upon us! The best thing we can due is be prepared just in case a hurricane does make landfall in Florida Here are a few tips from the IHBVFD: Enter the season prepared. Know all evacuation routes if you live close to the coast. Make sure your home meets building codes […]

Pump operator training day

For the last month members of the IHBFD along with Melbourne Beach VFD and Indialantic VFD have been attending a driver/pump operator 80 hour training class in order to take the Florida state pump operator test.  This weekend was the outdoor portion of the class where the students do a variety of exercises in order […]

Specialty Training

In mid April of this year the members of the Indian Harbour Beach Fire Dept. were given the opportunity to train in a real live setting.  The Grace Church on Banana River Dr. was headed for demolition.  The owners were generous enough to allow the IHBFD to train here prior to the demolition.  This drill […]

2015 Statistics

All of these statistics are from the 2015 calendar year. The Indian Harbour Beach Volunteer Fire Department has responded to 105 calls for service. Of those calls, 11 were fires, 3 rescues, 17 hazardous conditions, 21 service calls, 2 lightning strike investigations, and 50 false alarms.   The most common day we received a call […]

News from the North Pole!

We have received word from the North Pole that Santa Clause has decided to return to Indian Harbour Beach! Santa will be riding on our 1960 America LaFrance pumper from December 13th through December 17th. December 13th: Zone 1     |     December 14th: Zone 2     |     December 15th: Zone 3 December 16th: Zone 4     […]

Math and Science night at Ocean Breeze

Ocean Breeze has called upon the firefighters of the IHBVFD again! The students of Ocean Breeze was tasked with building a ‘Mars Rover.’ The rover was then tested by the firefighters. Each rover was equipped with a raw egg. The rover was then dropped off of our aerial ladder at 50ft. The rover was considered […]