D-M fire department awarded accreditation

Release Number: 020417

DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. -- The D-M fire department received accreditation March 22, 2017.

The Commission on Fire Accreditation International granted the accredited status. The D-M fire department is now one of 236 accredited agencies worldwide.

Accreditation is a voluntary process which assures the agency’s stakeholders and public they have objectives that meet the needs of their community, provides a detailed evaluation of services, identifies strengths and weaknesses, and provides an opportunity for communication of organizational priorities.


Davis-Monthan Fire Emergency Services has shown commitment and dedication to continually improving their service to their community. They incorporated a peer assessment team to verify and validate that the department was practicing their plan of action and to make recommendations for improvement.


Questions should be directed to the 355th FW Public Affairs office at (520) 228-3407 or 355wgpa@us.af.mil