This section will teach you:

  1. How a fire occurs, classes of fire, and choosing the correct means to extinguish each type of fire.
  2. Potential fire hazards in the workplace, and fire prevention strategies.
  3. How to evaluate fires, assess firefighting resources, and determine a course of action.
  4. Types of portable fire extinguishers and how to operate them.
  5. How to decide if you should attempt to extinguish a fire and how to approach and extinguish a fire safely.
  6. The importance of teamwork when dealing with a fire.
  7. How to identify potentially dangerous materials in storage or in transit.