Course Description:

This course is designed as an introduction for anyone working in an industrial environment. It is very basic in nature and not designed to certify anyone as a firefighter. This course is to prepare the student to prevent, control, and extinguish fires utilizing dry chemical extinguishers with an overview of fixed/automatic systems commonly found in industrial environments. Subject areas include: fire behavior, heat transfer, classes of fires, extinguishing agents, and portable fire extinguishers. Field exercises include fire behavior, hose handling, portable fire extinguishers and rudimentary monitor work.

What to Bring:

  • Work clothing/uniforms
  • Safety shoes (in accordance with company policy)
  • Safety glasses
  • Gloves
  • Hard Hat