Fire Extinguisher Training (FEHM Compliant)

Upon the completion of this course, participants will understand the basic techniques required to effectively utilize a 30 lb. dry chemical fire extinguisher in a ‘live’ fire application and will understand the basics of Fire & Explosion Hazard Management (FEHM).


  • Elements of fire
  • Chemistry of fire extinguishment
  • Dry chemical
  • Application equipment
  • Stages of the FEHM process
  • Fire & explosion hazard assessment strategies, hazard controls & prevention plan (FEPP)
  • Fire extinguisher equipment inspection & maintenance
  • Roles, responsibilities & communication
  • Reporting, investigating & communicating fire explosion incidents

Included is a practical portion of training in which participants are required to extinguish a live fire with a 30 lb. dry chemical extinguisher at increasing levels of difficulty.



Upon successful completion students will have the ability to comprehend and successfully demonstrate all required skills.

Duration: Half-Day

Expiry: 3 years