Fire extinguisher training

Get fire extinguisher training

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update

April 22, 2020: We have temporarily stopped live fire extinguisher training. Please revisit this site for further updates, and thank you for your understanding at this time.

Vancouver Fire Rescue Services offers training about fire safety and using fire extinguishers for groups and organizations in Vancouver.

Training details 

Topics covered 

  • Fire science
  • Types of fires
  • Leading causes of fire
  • Making the right decision
  • Types of portable fire extinguishers
  • How to operate fire extinguishers


  • 1.5 hours (45 minutes theory and 45 minutes practical)

Group size 

  • 12 to 24 people 



  • $45 per person 


Request training for your group or organization

About the training centre

Fire and Rescue training courses are taught where we train our members in the latest firefighting, medical response, and search and rescue techniques.

Washrooms and free parking are available on site.

Get directions

Contact Fire and Life Safety Education

Fire and Life Safety Education
Vancouver Fire Rescue Services
2992 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 2B7