To Educate, Mentor and Serve.


To provide comprehensive education and training for all Fire and Rescue personnel.
To create a mentoring environment that promotes learning and enhance individual skills for all Fire and Rescue personnel.
To provide a high quality of service for the good of those that live, work, and visit Louisa County.

Training Division Mantra
  • Train like you work, work like you train
  • Safety
  • Communication
  • Systematic Approach
Please go to this site select the rescue tab and then practice these knots: Fig 8 knot, Fig 8 follow through, Fig 8 on a loop, Water Knot, Bowline, Clove Hitch, Become very accomplished with these knots to the point you can tie them with or without gloves on. Be able to tie these knots on a fixed object or a portable tool. We will be using these knots in the coming months during training scenarios.

For Any questions or comments about this page, please contact the Louisa County Fire and EMS department.

County of Louisa
Department of Fire & EMS

1 Woolfolk Ave
PO Box 160
Louisa, Virginia 23093
(540) 967-3491 - | - (540) 967-3498 Fax - | -