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HAZWOPER: Fire Prevention

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Course Format
Video on Demand  
Video On Demand
Product ID
marchwfi_vod
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
0.0
Training Time ?
18 to 20 minutes
Language(s)
English
Video Format
Standard Definition
Devices Supported
Browsers Supported
Chrome, IE, Firefox
Required Plugins
Flash Player
Number of Lessons
0
Quiz Questions
7
Interactive Producer
Mastery Technologies, Inc.
Original Content Producer
Marcom, Ltd
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Overview

The online training course HAZWOPER: Fire Prevention teaches employees how to prevent and safely extinguish different kinds of fires using the proper hazardous waste operations and emergency response tools and methods. Chemicals fires can be difficult to control and require specific firefighting techniques. They not only pose a risk for employees but they can threaten the surrounding community as well. Toxic, smoke and corrosive fumes blow down wind and create a hazard for others.

This online video trains workers on fire basics such as the heat and fuel requirements a fire needs to burn and how flash points can cause substances to spontaneously combust. The video course discusses how to prevent chemical and other fires by being aware of and eliminating potential risks, including exposed wiring, high temperature lights, and other heat or spark sources. The online training examines the different classes of fire such as combustible, chemical and electrical and which methods can and cannot be used to extinguishing different fires.

Workers will learn how to safely evacuate from a building that is on fire and filled with smoke. This online course creates a safer workplace by teaching employees how to prevent chemical fires, extinguish various classes of fire and how to safely evacuate from a fire.

This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Full-screen video presentation
  • Print certificate of completion
  • You have 60 days to complete the course
Audience

All employees working with or near combustible materials.

Topics
The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Introduction
  • Heat & Fuel
  • Flashpoint
  • Oxygen & Water
  • Classes of Fire
  • Preventing Fires
  • Sparks
  • Chemical Spills
  • Being Prepared
  • Sprinkler Systems & Extinguishers
  • Evacuation
  • Review

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