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Fire Safety and Evacuation

For Faculty, Non-Hospital Staff

Fire safety and evacuation training discusses the fire response plan RACER, ways to report the presence of a fire, methods of evacuation, procedures for employees with disabilities, types of extinguishers, classes of fires and the steps of the PASS procedure for the operation of fire extinguishers.

This 1/2-hour training class is mandatory for all faculty, staff, employees, and students who work in a laboratory.

NOTE: Annual refresher training is required for this training class which is now only available on-line. To meet your annual Fire Safety and Evacuation training requirements, please refer to the University’s Chalk site using the instructions below.

  • Mozilla Firefox is the recommended browser;
  • Login using your CNetID and password;
  • Click on “Community” located in the upper right hand portion of the screen;
  • Under the “Safety Training Classes” section on the right side of the screen, click on “Fire Safety and Evacuation”;
  • Remember to turn up the volume on your computer speakers to hear the audio; and
  • The introduction module will begin automatically.
  • NOTE: Please print the training booklet for your reference.

    There are no sections for this course.


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