PO Box 3301
                Fort Nelson, BC  V0C 1R0
Phone:      250-500-2348

Fire Extinguisher

This 4-hour course is intended to provide people with information on fire prevention, evacuation and suppression. Students will learn about fire sciences,  what can be done to put the fire out, different extinguisher characteristics and the type and amount of fire a particular extinguisher is designed to put out. Finally we tie all the theory into a practice by allowing the student to extinguish a controlled (live) fire with an extinguisher.

Program Length:  4 hours

Program Topics:

  • Understanding Emergency Plans

  • Elements of a Fire / Fire Triangle & Fire Tetrahedron

  • Characteristics of Fuels

  • Fire Prevention / Isolating Fuels & Ignition Sources

  • Classification of Fires

  • Extinguisher Characteristics

  • Extinguisher Pictographs

  • Extinguisher Ratings

  • Extinguisher Agents

  • Extinguisher Types & Extinguisher Parts

  • Fighting a Fire / Pass Technique & Fire Approach

  • Short Quiz

  • Live Fire Exercise

Maximum Class Size:  20

Course Materials:

  • Fire Extinguisher Workbook

  • Program completion certificate



Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion that is valid for three years.

Program Cost:  $195