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718 Fire Prevention Plans
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The Fire Prevention Plan goes hand-in-hand with the Emergency Action Plan. Both plans should be included in an effective safety management system.

This course covers best practices and OSHA requirements detailed within 29 CFR 1910.39 (Fire Prevention Plans). According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), 70,000 to 80,000 workplaces experience a serious fire in the United States each year. Therefore, everyone should be trained on fire prevention and how they can protect their worksite.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, you should be able to:
ID Objective
TO 1.0 Achieve a minimum score of 70% on the final course assessment.
LO 1.1.1 Describe employer and employee responsibilities under the Fire Prevention Program (FPP), the components of a FPP, and associated procedures.
LO 1.2.1 Describe workplace fire hazards, hazard control methods, and flammable/combustible materials.
LO 1.3.1 Describe the purpose of fixed extinguishing systems and identify their components.
LO 1.4.1 Identify employee alarm system types and their associated requirements.
LO 1.5.1 Identify the different types of portable fire extinguishers and describe the use of each type.
LO 1.6.1 Describe the requirements for adequate exit routes for evacuation during a fire or other emergency.
LO 1.7.1 Describe management FPP training responsibilities and list required training topics.
LO 1.8.1 Describe requirements and best practices for working on live circuits.

Key: Terminal Objective (TO), Learning Objective (LO)