Fire Extinguisher Training

Welcome to "Fire Extinguisher Training"!

Would you know what to do if a fire started at home or at work? Are you ready to save your life in case of fire emergency?  This course reviews the basics of operating fire extinguishers.

 

Basic Rules of Fire

The four elements that must be present for fire to exist include:

There are four elements that must be present for a fire to exist:

  • oxygen
  • heat
  • fuel
  • a chemical reaction

The concept of fire prevention is based upon keeping these four elements separate.

  • heat, oxygen, fuel and a chemical reaction between the three
  • water, a heat source, fuel and a chemical reaction between the three
  • oxygen, water, fuel and a chemical reaction between the three
  • fuel, oxygen, earth and a chemical reaction between the three

Types of fire extinguishers

Extinguishing different types of fire

 

Match fire extinguishers with types of fires

  • Water and Foam
    Class A fires
  • Carbon dioxide
    Class B & C fires
  • Dry Powder
    Class D fires
  • Wet Chemical
    Class K fires

Decide if the following statements are true or false

  • Class C fires are fires involving energized electrical equipment.
  • There are four classes of fire, Class A, B, C and K.
  • Class B fires are those fires that occur involving paper and wood.
  • Class K fires are fires in cooking oils and greases.
  • Water has limited effect on most flammable liquid fires.

Which of these objects belongs to Class A fires?

Fire extinguisher in use

Take part in a fire extinguisher training with Jack

 

Use PASS with your fire extinguisher

  • PULL
  • SQUEEZE
  • AIM
  • SWEEP

Congratulations!

You've completed a course on fire safety.  Make sure to submit your results on the next page.