Portable Fire Extinguishers (S008)


Type: Online
Duration: 00:30 hours
Status: Active

This course is designed to protect employees and help prevent serious property loss from workplace fires. It identifies the various classes of fires, types of portable fire extinguishers, and actions to take in the event of a fire. It describes when and how to use portable fire extinguishers to put out small fires. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements and best practice guidelines.

The learning objectives of the course are to discuss the regulatory and best practice backgrounds for portable fire extinguishers, classify types of fires, identify types of portable fire extinguishers and fire extinguishing agents, and describe the proper location and use of portable fire extinguishers. This course was developed with subject-matter support provided by the Pinchin Group of Companies, an environmental, health and safety consulting firm with offices across Canada.

More about this course
  • Topics: Personal development; Personal and team development; Security
  • Community: Employees; Supervisors; Managers; Executives; Directors
  • Business line: Respectful and Inclusive Workplace
  • Provider: Skillsoft

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