Emergency Evacuation and Fire Escape
- List the elements and classes of fire
- Explain ways to prevent fires generally
- Explain how to prevent fires in specific surface mining contexts, including the use of flammable/combustible liquids; installation/construction/maintenance; and welding/cutting/using compressed gases
- Describe fire warning signals and the need for evacuation plans
- Describe firefighting procedures and equipment
This is an interactive course designed to provide surface miners with the required annual refresher training on fire awareness and prevention, determining whether to fight a fire and how to control a fire effectively.