Portable Fire Extinguisher - Initial Training

  • E-Learning

Portable Fire Extinguishers can be found in most workplaces. Cal-OSHA Title 8, Section 6151 requires annual educational programs for employees when portable fire extinguishers are provided and intended for use.

Topics covered include the definitions of various classes of fires and the appropriate fire extinguisher to use for each. There is also a review of the components of a portable fire extinguisher and a demonstration of its use. A description and demonstration of required fire extinguisher inspections is also included.

 

Topics Covered

  • Types of Fire Extinguishers
  • When to Use
  • How to Use
  • PASS
  • RACE

Duration:

0.63 hours

Code/regulation:

Cal/OSHA Title 8, Section 6151

Frequency:

Annual

Who Should Attend:

All employees using a fire extinguisher