IFD Total Solar Eclipse t-shirts

Coming Soon! The IFD will be celebrating the "Total Solar Eclipse" of 2017 with our new solar eclipse t-shirts. These shirts will be worn by our staff and also be made available for purchase by the pu


Probationary Firefighter Jazzsmar Benjamin finishes his orientation

April 14th, 2017: This past Friday the IFD celebrated Probationary Firefighter Jazzsmar Benjamin completing his two-week orientation program. The Pinning Ceremony was attended by on and off duty IFD s


Firefighter Szczypta completes his probationary year!

The Irmo Fire District would like to congratulate Firefighter Roger Szczypta on completing his year as a probationary firefighter. The probationary year is a busy year for firefighters as they have to


2017 South Carolina Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service

Members of the Irmo Fire District had the opportunity of attending the 2017 South Carolina Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service on April 12th. The service honored two South Carolina Firefighters that


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