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Fire extinguisher training - hands-on

Fire extinguisher

Designed for onshore Operations and Maintenance employees who may, as part of their jobs, use a portable fire extinguisher.

Students participate in a fire fighting field exercise. This exercise may include extinguishing a pan fire or using a simulator.

Lessons include:


  • General principles of fire.
  • Hazards involved with incipient stage fire fighting.
  • General principles of fire extinguisher selection and use, including: Type A, Type B, and Type C.
  • Fire extinguisher components.

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bp employees only