Founded in 1951, the Apple Valley Fire Protection District provides fire suppression and emergency medical services. It also offers hazardous material response services. The district has a technical rescue team that has various firefighters and trained technicians. In addition, the Apple Valley Fire Protection District provides several fire prevention programs. It has an emergency preparedness manager that offers presentations for clubs, schools and civic organizations. The district also provides fire extinguisher training for businesses and nonprofit organizations. It additionally offers online fire safety tips. The Apple Valley Fire Protection District is governed by the board of directors.