Columbus Township Fire & Rescue

The East Columbus Independent Fire Department (ECIFD), also known as Columbus Township Fire & Rescue, is a group of men and women dedicated to saving lives and protecting property.  We proudly serve Columbus Township, and Bartholomew County with a combination of career staff and volunteers.

Volunteers Needed!

We are always looking for new members with a desire to serve the community in a unique and rewarding way.  If you are interested, please visit the Volunteer page for more information and an application packet.


EMS Standby PRogram

Want to volunteer, but aren't able to drop everything at a moment's notice to respond to a call?  We have a standby program for certified EMTs that allows you to schedule your shifts in advance.  For more information and an application packet, click here!



Looking to get your EMT-B certification?  Look no further!  We will be offering our 2nd EMT-B class this fall.  The class is open to anyone, no previous experience is required.  for more information, click here!