This program has been developed to provide staff with instruction and information on emergency procedures, fire safety, portable fire attack equipment and fire prevention.

After completing this program, you will understand:

  • basic fire prevention and safety strategies
  • the procedures to be followed during any emergency evacuation
  • how to identify and use a portable dry chemical powder extinguishers and a fire blanket, and
  • the use of smoke alarms or smoke detectors and sprinkler systems installed in 24 hour supported residential facilities owned, operated or funded by the Department of Health and Human Services.