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Portable Fire Extinguishers

    Portable Fire Extinguishers

    Course Overview

    Portable Fire Extinguishers are an important part of your fire prevention program as they limit fire damage. In this introductory online safety course, you will learn about fire extinguisher safety, the six steps of inspection and the five fire classifications of the type of fuel involved in a fire. In addition, you will learn about how to inspect and document your portable fire extinguishers according to OSHA standards.

    Intended Audience

    This Portable Fire Extinguisher course is designed for all employees and managers in the General Industry and Construction sectors who are responsible for the safety of their workplace according to OSHA regulations, including those in:

    • Manufacturing
    • Warehousing and Distribution
    • Property Management
    • Construction
    • Trade and Transportation
    • Retail Services
    • Healthcare
    • Hospitality

    Learning Objectives

    Fire Extinguisher training is important to minimize the risk of injuries and damage due to workplace fires and explosions. In order to understand how to put out a fire, you will learn the four elements that must be present at the same time in order for a fire to exist. This online course addresses classification of fires, how to use an extinguisher, and how to inspect and conduct maintenance on your extinguisher.

    Course Topics

    • Portable Fire Extinguishers (PFE)
    • PFE Inspection


    • PASS Method
    • PFE
    • Fire Tetrahedron
    • OSHA Fire Extinguisher Training

    Features and Benefits

    By taking ClickSafety’s Portable Fire Extinguishers online safety course, you will understand how a fire extinguisher works and how you can protect yourself and other employees from potential fires. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

    • Understand what a fire is and what it takes for it to exist
    • Know the six steps of inspection
    • Know how to inspect and document fire extinguishers
    Burlington, MA 01803
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