This hands-on training covers fight or flight, steps to using and inspection of a fire extinguisher, and different types of fires. This course fulfills OSHA training requirements in CFR 1910.157 & CFR 1910.158 which state that employees must go through annual training on fire extinguishing equipment.
Fire triangle theory
Raining the alarm
Fire safety and evacuation
Classes of fires
Types of fire extinguishers
Safety procedures when fighting fires
Practical session: using a fire extinguisher, fire hose reel and fire blanket, participants will gain hands-on practical experience with fire-fighting equipment. The will also be instructed in correct firefighting tactics and safety procedures.
DATE: January 28, 2019
LOCATION: Jacksonville, FL
INSTRUCTORS: Guy Zorn, Northeast Florida Safety Council
This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Course Reimbursement Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 115 for more information.