The following are some of the public education materials provided free to all members of the public.
Civil Defence Emergency Handbook
The Civil Defence Emergency Handbook is one of the primary means through which the SCDF reaches out to all segments of the population. It aims to equip our readers with essential life-saving skills in times of emergency.
The latest 2016 edition contains updated information as well as new topics such as what to do in the event of gas leaks, when encountering unruly crowd, when you are caught in a fire in super high-rise residential buildings as well as tips to prevent a vehicle fire.
There is also a section on how the public can play an important role as Community First Responders by equipping themselves with key lifesaving skills namely CPR and AED procedures, basic first aid and basic firefighting techniques through fire extinguishers and hose reels.
*The Tamil version of the handbook will be available in August.
English ( PDF, 8.6 MB )
Mandarin ( PDF, 7.9 MB )
Malay ( PDF, 5.4 MB )
English ( PDF, 8.1 MB )
Mandarin ( PDF, 8.4 MB )
Melayu ( PDF, 7.9 MB )
Tamil ( PDF, 8.1 MB )
Junior Civil Defence Emergency Handbook
The Junior Civil Defence Emergency Handbook is a simplified version of the Civil Defence Emergency Handbook, presented in Manga comic form. This book aims to equip children with emergency preparedness knowledge.
Posters, Flyers and Booklets.
Peace Time and War Time Emergency
Peace Time Emergency
Decontamination Procedure for Affected People
Dirty Bomb Threat
Earth Tremors - (Precautions)
In-Place Protection Non-Residential(Eng & Chi) (Malay & Tamil)
In-Place Protection Residential(Eng & Chi) (Malay & Tamil)
Mangaing Chemical Agent (CA) Incident
Public Transport Security
War Time Emergency
Public Warning System & Shelter Procedures
General Emergency Prepardness
Advisory on the use of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)(Eng & Chi) (Malay & Tamil)
Be prepared make it a habit
Emergency Ambulance Service Pamphlet (Eng & Chi) (Malay & Tamil)
National Security Information Booklet
Operating A Hose Reel (Eng & Malay) (Chinese & Tamil)
Ready Home Self-Validation Checklist(Eng & Chi) (Malay & Tamil)
What to do following the aftermath of a fire
Note: You can obtain a maximum of 2 copies of the publication from our Customer Service Centre located at HQ SCDF, 91 Ubi Ave 4 S408827 during office hours. For more copies, please call 6848 1525.