The Operations Division consists of over 400 career fire officers and Extra Help Paid On Call personnel who provide services 24 hours per day, seven days a week, year round from 27 community based fire stations. Tulare County Fire Department (TCFD) personnel respond to approximately 12,000 calls for service each year.
The Training & Safety Division is responsible for the overall training of all personnel. Staffing includes 1 Division Chief, 2 Captains (Training/Safety Officers) and 1 Office Assistant. Company Officers (Captains or Lieutenants) from the field serve on cadres for various subjects. The Training Division Chief oversees the facility maintenance services for TCFD.