For fire and life safety educators

Free downloads

  • Calendar tear-sheet: Remind your family to test their smoke alarms.
  • Bookmarks: Sparky® says "Make Sure Your Home Has Working Smoke Alarms”

NFPA offers a wealth of free resources to help you educate your communities and families about the importance of working smoke alarms.

For your community
For classrooms and adult learners
For kids and families

Visit Sparky the Fire Dog's® "appworld" where fire safety connects with learning -- and download the following mobile apps and Ebook:

  • Match Game: Sparky® teaches kids what a smoke alarm looks like, the sound it makes, and what to do when they hear that sound. (ages 3-5)
  • Sparky's Birthday Surprise: Kids learn what to do if the smoke alarm sounds, how to exit the house safely, and how to choose an outside meeting place.
  • Ebook: “Rescue Dogs, Firefighting Heroes, and Fire Science Facts”. Includes two charts on how smoke alarms work (pages 8-9)
Free infographics

Use our free infographics on your web site, e-newsletters, or in your local newspapers to help spread your important smoke alarm messages.

Smoke alarm infographic image 
Smoke Alarms Save Lives (PDF, 3 MB)

How Old Are Your Smoke Alarms infographic 
How old are your smoke alarms? (jpg)

Cooking and Smoke Alarm Spacing Infographic
 Smoke alarms & cooking appliances (PDF, 529 KB)

Sergeant Alarm says "Test Your Smoke Alarms!"

Sergeant Alarm

Featured Product
Smoke Alarms are Important Brochures
NFPA®'s new fire safety brochure and its online music video remind kids to jump to their feet when the smoke alarm sounds!
Item #: BR55
List: $23.00
Member: $20.70

Exit Drills In The Home (E.D.I.T.H.) Brochure
Prepare families to get out quickly and survive fire. A Web link provides additional online learning activities and downloads!
Item #: BR8Z
List: $23.00
Member: $20.70

Sparky Says: Get to know EDITH Video
Kids are eager to learn about escape planning with the Sparky® Says: Get to know EDITH Video!
Item #: VC97DVD
List: from $50.00
Member: from $45.00