Fire Extinguisher Training

Fire extinguishers are only valuable safety devices when you know how to use them. If knowing how to use a fire extinguisher is required for your position, you are encouraged to register for one of the fire extinguisher training sessions.

Some positions identified that qualify for require training include:

  • Campus Incident Response Team (CIRT) members
  • Security personnel
  • Faculty, students and staff who are assigned to work or study in a laboratory using flammable and/or combustible liquids or chemicals for the purpose of research or instructional needs
  • Facilities and maintenance staff
  • Sports and Recreation Services staff
  • Fine Arts – theatres, workshops
  • Resident Assistants
  • Food Services - staff members who work in kitchens or cooking operations where commercial cooking devices are used
  • Student Union event staff

Do you need training? To register for training contact

Check out this interactive tutorial on how to use a fire extinguisher.