Industrial Safety Online is a leader in providing online safety and awareness training for individuals and companies across Canada. This online course provides the learner with basic knowledge of Firefighting & Fire Extinguisher safety. Some of the topics in this course includes the types of fires, fire extinguishers, extinguishing agents, safe fire extinguisher operation; and different firefighting procedures.
Upon completion you will have knowledge of the following key points:
- Understanding how fires burn
- The fire triangle
- The fire tetrahedron
- Physical states of fuel
- Types of heat
- The role of oxygen in fires
- Fire classifications
- Fire extinguisher ratings and classifications
- Fire extinguishing agents
- Types of fire extinguishers
- Fire extinguisher inspections
- Basic firefighting procedures
- Controlling fires
This course should take the learner approximately 90 minutes with a mark of 80% required to receive a certificate of completion. Users will be provided two (2) attempts if the passing mark is not achieved the first time. Supplemental materials necessary to complete this course can be accessed online. Upon passing this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing. The certificate is valid for 3 years from the course completion date indicated on the certificate.
The course is available on most mobile devices and tablets including Android, IOS(Apple) and those products with a Windows Operating System. It is recommended to launch the course in Google Chrome or Firefox for the best learning experience.