IFD Attends Multi Unit Drills

On 3/4/2015 the crew of Irmo Tower 1 “C” shift took part in MUD drills at the Columbia Fire Training Center. MUD drills or multi unit drills are attended by various Irmo Fire District crews on qua


IFD Probie Promotes to FFI

After a year of training and hardwork, Probationary Firefighter Matt Malo completed his right of passage through the department's probationary training program and was advanced to the rank of Firefigh


2014 Year in Review Video

The 2014 Year in Review video is available for viewing in the "About Us" section of our website. The video captures the men and women of our department who serve the Irmo community in action and di


IFD Assist CFD With Commerical Structure Fire

New Years eve was a busy shift for the members of "C" company. Crews responded to multiple incidents over the shift to include two working fires. The first fire was located at the Wal-Mart on Bush Riv


Our Mission

Using training and education as our foundation, the Irmo Fire District is committed to providing professional fire and life safety services to the citizens of our community in a fiscally responsible manner. We, as a team, will strive to minimize losses and suffering through effective emergency service delivery, public education and community involvement.

Message From The Chief


Thank you for your interest in the Irmo Fire District (IFD) and taking time to visit our webpage. I hope that you find it helpful and informative.

The Irmo Fire District is here to serve our citizens. Our doors are always open and we are ready and willing to help our community any way that we can. As well as life safety, one of our main missions is to maintain the quality of life that our citizens have come to expect. This mission is met through such programs as public fire education for children and the elderly, child seat safety, smoke detector installations and meeting with neighborhood associations.

Our members are some of finest fire service professionals in the state. The men and women of the IFD are highly trained, extremely motivated, well educated, and loyally focused on their core mission of service to the community.

Chief Michael Sonefeld

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”
- Winston Churchill