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Fire Protection and Prevention

fire triangleThe introduction of Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations, OSHA Standard CFR 29 Subpart L §1910.155 which came into force on December 1, 1997 and USACE EM 385-1-1, Section 9, Fire Prevention and Protection, requires employers to provide fire safety awareness training to all employees.

This course is designed to instruct the participants in fire safety basics; what to look for, how to prevent fire from happening in the first place, and what to do if there is an emergency. It is essential for every employee to know what to do in the event there is a fire. All employees must also be trained on the proper use of portable fire extinguishers.


Topics include:

Combustion
Types of fires
Types of Fire Extinguishers
Proper Selection and Use of Extinguishers
Hazard Identification System
Regular Inspections
Prevention
How to Report a fire

OSHA Says

fire watchThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires employers to implement fire protection and prevention programs in the workplace.

 

Who Needs Training?

fire extinguisher pull aim squeeze sweepAll employees should be trained to follow safe work practices.

Participants will receive a workbook and handouts.

Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion upon successful completion of the course.

 


We also conduct On Site Training and Live On Line.