Members of the VCPFA are all highly trained firefighters or fire prevention officers, and have capabilities in a variety of different operational disciplines. VCPFA members are dedicated to providing the highest level of professional firefighting and rescue services. This goal is realizedthrough the aggressive pursuit of high-quality training, equipment, and staffing levels.
VCPFA members respond to all-risk firefighting and rescue missions, including: structural firefighting, emergency medical services with EMTs and advanced life support (ALS) paramedics, vehicle extrication, technical rope rescue, hazardous materials incident mitigation (Hazmat), urban search and rescue (USAR), water rescue, and wildland rirefighting in a large wildland-urban interface areas. In addition to providing these services in Ventura County, VCPFA members assist throughout California and the Western United States by participation in the mutual-aid response system.