IHBVFD at TICO Warbird Airshow

On March 10th, 11, and 12th, the IHBVFD provided support to Space Coast Regional Airport FD for coverage during the 2017 TICO Warbird Airshow. E-56 provided support for all three days.

SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN!

Santa Claus will be departing Station 56 starting tomorrow night! Be sure to come out and say hello when you hear the sirens and see the lights on his fire truck sleigh!

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 […]

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 […]

Fire Prevention Week

On Thursday, October 8th and Friday, October 9th, we had several guests from Ocean Breeze Elementary School. The Kindergarten classes of Mrs. Haire, Mrs. Smith, Mrs, Haire, and Mrs. Halloway walked to the station from the school to learn about fire safety. The classes first watched a short video on fire safety. They learned the […]

Thursday Drill 8/6/15

Did you see smoke coming from the station last night? Don’t worry, it was only a drill! We used our powerful smoke machine to smoke out the hall, and had our crews perform several search and rescue scenarios. Everyone did an excellent job.