Cottage Grove Fire Department is a 100% Volunteer orginization. We are a group of approximatley 40 men and women who respond to all types of emergencies 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
The fulfillment of our mission begins with training and pre-incident planning. All of our volunteer firefighters are, at a minimum certified at the WI Entry Level Firefighter level. Most of our department members are certified at the Firefighter I or II levels. Staffing also includes certified: Fire Instructors, Fire Inspectors, Safety Officers, Wildland Firefighters,Hazardous Material Technicians, Ice Water Rescue Technicians, and Apparatus Engineers through State and Federal Programs and the National Fire Academy. Our training division provides regular opportunities for members to advance thier skills in fire fighting and rescue operations.