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21 Sep 2018

Fall 2018 CERT Training Class, Friday Mornings, Unit 2 Fire Safety and Utility Controls

09:00 AM to 11:30 AM

FIRE SAFETY AND UTILITY CONTROLS In this unit you will learn about: Fire Chemistry: How fire occurs, classes of fire, and choosing the correct means to extinguish each type of fire. Fire and Utility Hazards: Potential fire and utility hazards in the home and workplace, and fire prevention strategies. CERT Sizeup: How to conduct the continual data-gathering and evaluation process at the scene of a disaster or emergency. Fire Sizeup Considerations: How to evaluate fires, assess firefighting resources, and determine a course of action. Portable Fire Extinguishers: Types of portable fire extinguishers and how to operate them. Fire Suppression Safety: How to decide if you should attempt to extinguish a fire; how to approach and extinguish a fire safely. Hazardous Materials: How to identify potentially dangerous materials in storage, in transit, and in your home.

Admission: Free after initial $25 reg. fee paid for 9 units

http://www.laytoncity.org/LC/EmergencyManagement/CERT

Event Location: TBD - Layton

Presented by: Layton City

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