About This Chapter

The objective and purpose of this association is to further the professional advancement of the fire service to ensure and maintain greater protection of life and property from fire, natural and man-made disaster or other sudden emergencies.

To affect these objectives and this purpose the Association shall:

A. Bring together, once per month, persons interested of fire and life safety, fire and explosion investigation, hazardous materials, and public information to discuss ways and means for betterment of the fire service, and reducing loss of life and property; to develop a bond of friendship and understanding among members of the fire service of this County.

B. Encourage the exchange of ideas, information, knowledge and experiences in the area affecting fire prevention.

C. Cooperate with all organizations to promote educational and other programs that further the goals and objectives of the fire service.

D. To conduct that business which promotes the cooperative efforts of the County’s fire departments.

E. To foster and support the goals and objectives of the San Diego County Fire Chiefs’ Association and the State of California’s Office of the State Fire Marshal.

California State Agencies

County Agencies



Job Posting Centers



Resources for the Public:


  • International Code Council –ICC
  • International Code Council, Fire Service Membership Council –ICC Fire Service Membership Council
  • National Fire Protection Association –NFPA
  • National Fire Sprinkler Association –NFSA
  • American Fire Sprinkler Association –AFSA
  • National Wildfire Coordinating Group –NWC
  • Construction Site Safety Coalition – CSSC




Payment Center

2023/2024 Agency Membership Fee

(3 or more members of SD County AHJ Agencies)

Cost: $150

2023/2024 Associate Membership

Cost: $65

Individual Active Membership

(SD County Fire AHJs Only)

Cost: $50

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