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Fire Safety and Prevention (S004)


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

Fire safety and prevention is everyone's responsibility. This online self-paced course explains the chemistry of fire, the types of fires, common fire hazards and ways to prevent and respond to fires in the workplace. Participants will learn about the general requirements for emergency exits and how to properly use portable fire extinguishers.

Topics include:

  • the chemistry of fire
  • classifying types of fire
  • general requirements for means of egress
  • using portable fire extinguishers


The content of this course has been designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements and best practice guidelines.

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.

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

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