Environmental, Health and Safety Services

Fire Extinguisher Training Information

Is training mandatory?  If so, when?  Yes, for personnel who are expected to use fire extinguishers, such as chemical laboratory personnel, those performing welding/cutting (i.e. "hot work"), those serving as a fire watch, those with crowd management duties, residential housing/area managers, and housekeeping supervisors who perform monthly inspections of portable fire extinguishers.

Class length:  1 hour

Available online:  Yes

When is refresher training required?  Every 1 year for the personnel listed above, every 2 years for all others.

Please see the online class schedule for more information.