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Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement
2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:


2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Customer Service
980-314-CODE(2633)

County Fire Marshal Safety and Education

 


2021 Campaign

This year’s FPW campaign, “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety!” works to educate everyone about the different sounds the smoke and carbon monoxide alarms make. Knowing what to do when an alarm sounds will keep you and your family safe. 

    🚒Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety           🔥Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety (Kids Version)

HAVE QUESTIONS? Please contact our Lead Fire & Life Safety Educator at 1-980-314-3060      

                                    or email: Chris.Lawrence@Mecklenburgcountync.gov


The Mecklenburg County Fire Marshal's Office Fire and Life Safety Education team delivers a variety of fire prevention, public education, and community risk reduction programs to:

  • Educational Facilities (Public and Private)
  • Day Care Facilities
  • Children's Summer Camps
  • Huntersville Safety Town
  • Healthcare Facilities
  • Hotels/Motels
  • Businesses
  • General Industry
  • Others upon request

Our certified Fire & Life Safety Educators provide students, teachers, community members, employers and employees with important information, techniques, and resources to reduce fire related injuries and help mitigate risk to life, property, and the environment.

The Mecklenburg County Fire Marshal's Office partners with the Charlotte Fire Department's Fire and Life Safety Education Division to deliver the CMS 3rd and 6th grade fire safety educational programs, reaching a large student population within the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Public School system. These same programs are also offered to private schools.

Fire extinguisher training classes are available and can be scheduled upon request. 

Safety Town 6 Safety Town 1 Fire Extinguisher Training 

Our training programs focus on one or all of the following core objectives:

  • Fire Safety for the Elementary Student
    • Get Out and Stay Out
    • Calling 9-1-1
    • Family Escape Plan and Meeting Place
    • Remembering Your Address
    • Matches and Lighters
  • Checking Smoke Alarms Monthly
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Fire Safety for the Elderly
  • Means of Egress Awareness
  • Live Fire Extinguisher Training
    FMO PASS
  • Fire Drill Evacuations
  • Different Classes of Fire
  • Composition of Fire


The goal of the Mecklenburg County Fire Marshal's Office and its Fire & Life Safety Educators is to provide enjoyable and knowledgeable educational programs based on real-life scenarios in regards to fire and life safety.  By doing this we help make Mecklenburg County a safe place to live, work and visit.

For any questions about any Fire & Life Safety Programs offered by the Mecklenburg County Fire Marshal's Office contact Assistant Fire Marshal Chris Lawrence at (980) 314-3060 or email: Chris.Lawrence@Mecklenburgcountync.gov​.
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If you are located within the City of Charlotte, please call the Charlotte Fire Department Fire and Life Safety Education Division at ​(704) 336-3970 to speak with one of their educators.​

Address

Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement
2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:


2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Customer Service
980-314-CODE(2633)