San Diego County Fire utilizes a variety of equipment to accomplish our mission. Some equipment is very familiar, such as fire hoses or rescues tools. Certain equipment items are less visible, but are invaluable when used by trained firefighters responding to a variety of emergencies.

A partial summary of County Fire's equipment is provided below:

  • Vehicle extrication and rescue equipment
  • Firefighter personal protective equipment
  • Self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) with 60-minute bottles
  • Swiftwater rescue 16-person team kit
  • Low-angle rope rescue team kits
  • Light & air support units