Fire Extinguisher Training

Web Based and Hands On


Interactive Web Based Fire Extinguisher Training (15 minute completion time)


Hands On Fire Extinguisher Training

The Department of Public Safety’s Fire Prevention Unit can conduct hands on fire extinguisher training. Faculty, students and staff that work where portable fire extinguishers are provided and those designated to use extinguishers to fight fires should go through training.

Those who need training include:

  • Facilities Management Trades: Electricians, Plumbers, Carpenters, Welders, Etc.
  • Transportation: Gas pumps attendants & mechanics.
  • Department of Athletics: Ushers, Facilities Trades Personnel.
  • Public Safety: Police, Security Officers, and Fire Inspectors.
  • Residence Life: Facilities Trades Personnel, RC’s & RA’s.
  • Any faculty, students, or staff members who are assigned to work or study in a laboratory using flammable and/or combustible liquids or chemicals for the purpose of research or instructional needs. This includes persons that work in chemical storage rooms or facilities.
  • Food Services: All staff members who work in kitchens or cooking operations where commercial cooking devices are utilized.