About Emergency Services

Strathcona County Emergency Services is honoured to serve and inspired to lead. See what a career with us could mean to you.

Strathcona County Emergency Services (SCES) provides a full-range of emergency response. Our members are cross-trained and qualified in fire, rescue and emergency medical services(EMS), offering Strathcona County a fully integrated and seamless service. Emergency personnel responding to an incident are trained as both firefighters and medical technicians. 

SCES also conducts:

There are currently six fire stations in Strathcona County; four full time stations (145, and 6) and two part-time stations (Station 2 in South Cooking Lake and Station 3 in Ardrossan).

Emergency Services is accredited to an ISO 9001 Standard (330.2 KB)  This accreditation means that Strathcona County Emergency Services has a quality management system for all divisions and areas of responsibility within the department.

The department is also accredited to Primer Status from Accreditation Canada. This means that Strathcona County Emergency Services has established supports, structures and processes that focus on quality and safety in the delivery of emergency medical services.


Strathcona County Emergency Services' vision is:

We will lead our community to be the safest in Canada.


To protect from risk the things that matter to those we serve.

Department Values

Respect - We honour those we serve and those who serve with us.

Synergy - We work together to achieve more.

Leadership - We inspire, motivate and empower others.

Community - We are committed to the well-being of all.

Progress - We improve through innovation and we finish what we start.

Ownership - We take responsibility for our actions and each other.

Integrity - We will not compromise our values.

Further information

Last updated: Thursday, December 19, 2019
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