Class 2 – Basic Disaster Skills

In this unit you will learn about:

  • Natural gas, water and electrical controls: why, when and how to shut them off
  • Types of fire and use of extinguishers to put the fire out
  • Hazardous materials at home or work and on the road

Covers fire chemistry, fire hazards, fire suppression strategies, and how to safely use a fire extinguisher to put out a small fire. Also learn how to size up a situation and control utilities in case of an emergency.

Participant Guide