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Fire Extinguisher Training

Learn about fire extinguisher training options.

Responsibilities

Principal investigators (PI) and supervisors must identify job-specific hazards and make sure personnel attend required and recommended safety training appropriate for the work performed.

Fire Extinguisher Training

Recommended for all employees. Highly recommended for employees working with hazardous materials or processes associated with a high risk of fire such as Facilities Management maintenance personnel and custodians, Housing-Dining-Hospitality maintenance, science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) technical shop personnel, and Telecommunications technicians.

How to get training:

Fire Extinguisher, Fire Watch, and Hot Work Training

Recommended for employees working with hazardous materials or processes associated with a high risk of fire such as Facilities Management maintenance personnel and custodians, Housing-Dining-Hospitality maintenance, science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) technical shop personnel, and Telecommunications technicians. This is instructor-led training.

How to get training:

Group training

Fire extinguisher training can be presented for work groups upon request. Group sessions are often the best use of everyone's training time, and a successful way for supervisors and safety coordinators to ensure employees receive training.

How to get training:

Self-Help Training Options

Take advantage of these self-help Web-based training options at your convenience. Read: