Fire Safety

Fire Safety 

This program teaches the causes of fires, how to prevent a fire from starting, and how to respond appropriately once a fire does start.


Hours: 1.00


Certificates provided by accrediting body (0 Match)

Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-FS-R1
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 11/30/2023
Learning Objectives:
Understand what factors and situations increase fire dangers.
Identify and correct potential fire hazards in the home.
Ensure personal safety if a fire does start.

1. How oxygen, fuel and heat combine to start a fire. 2. Types of smoke alarms. Cleaning, testing and replacing smoke alarms. 3. Importance of calling for emergency help immediately in case of fire. Placement of emergency numbers in kitchen and bedroom. 4. Types of fire extinguishers and directions for their use. 5. Stop, drop and roll technique to extinguish a person who is on fire. 6. Planning an escape route. Exit drills in the home. 7. Methods for slowing a fire. How to leave a burning building. 8. Safety for those in wheelchairs. 9. Wrap and slide technique for evacuation of persons confined to bed. 10. Hazards of oxygen equipment in relationship to fires. 11. Smoking safety. 12. Ways to improve fire safety in the kitchen and bedroom. 13. Preventing fires by maintaining a safe electrical system in the home. 14. Using household appliances safely. 15. Fuel sources. Pilot lights. Furnaces. Propane and natural gas. Space heaters. Wood stoves and fireplaces.

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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
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