Portable Fire Extinguishers – Canada


Fires can inspire panic, and reviewing how to use a fire extinguisher beforehand can save precious seconds that could make all the difference in an emergency. Employees who successfully complete this course will demonstrate knowledge of how and when to use different types of portable fire extinguishers. Employees will learn to recognize when to use a portable fire extinguisher, the three types of fire extinguishers, and the steps of the PASS technique. This course is designed for Canadian employees in any industry who may use a fire extinguisher, and should assist the employer in meeting provincial, territorial and federal OHS standards on portable fire extinguishers.