Fire Extinguisher Training - Hands-On

Duration: 
1 hour
Frequency: 
Initial training on assignment
Prerequisites: 
Complete course “Fire Extinguisher Training - Online”
Course Cost: 
$0.00
Course mode: 
Classroom

This hands-on training course will teach you how to use a portable fire extinguisher. Each participant will use an extinguisher to suppress an actual or simulated fire using the PASS method (Pull, Aim, Squeeze, Sweep). This course is offered outdoors and is intended to supplement the prerequisite Fire Extinguisher Training - Online class.

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Intended Audience 

Individuals who work in kitchens, work in plumbing and roofing trades; perform hot work, (e.g., welding and cutting); act as a fire watch: or work with flammable, pyrophoric, reactive materials and similar hazardous materials where fire is more likely

Contact

EH&S Training Contact

(206) 543-7201