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Modules: 8
Hours: 6
Sector: General Industry

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Course 718 Fire Prevention Plans

Key Topics

  • Fire Prevention Plan (FPP) Components
  • Portable Heaters
  • Identifying and Controlling Fire Hazards
  • Office Fire Hazards
  • Cutting, Welding, and Open Flame Work
  • Fixed Extinguishing Systems
  • Class A and B Combustible Materials
  • Employee Alarm Systems
  • Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • Exit Routes
  • Training Requirements
  • FPP Evaluation

Target Audience

  • Employee
  • Supervisor
  • Manager

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Statistics tell it all!


Each year in the U.S., 70,000-80,000 workplaces experience a serious fire. Property losses from workplace fires exceed $2 billion annually. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Charts, 1992-2007, fires and explosions accounted for 3% of workplace fatalities in 2007.

Fire safety becomes everyone's job at a worksite. Employers should train workers about fire hazards in the workplace and about what to do in a fire emergency. If you want your workers to evacuate, you should train them on how to escape. If you expect your workers to use firefighting equipment, you should give them appropriate equipment and train them to use the equipment safely.

This course provides valuable reference materials for prevention of fire-related injuries in all workplaces.


To begin your training, click on the module links below. If you are just starting this course, you should start with module 1.

  1. Basic Questions
  2. Controlling Hazards
  3. Fixed Extinguishing Systems
  4. Employee Alarm Systems
  5. Portable Fire Extinguishers
  6. Exit Route Requirements
  7. Responsibilities & Training
  8. FPP Program Evaluation

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Course 718 Final Exam

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Take the Final Exam


  1. Fire Extinguisher Location and Placement, NFPA
  2. Fire Service Features of Buildings and Fire Protection Systems, OSHA
  3. Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers' Compensation - Publication No. HS03-013A(1-06)
  4. U.S. DOT, 2020 Emergency Response Guidebook

Additional Information

  1. Electronic Library of Construction Occupational Safety and Health
  2. Emergency Response Resources