Fire extinguisher training

Get fire extinguisher training

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


  • 40 minutes online class
  • 30 minutes practical training in small groups (maximum 6 people)

Group size 

  • Unlimited for online class
  • Maximum groups of 6 for practical in 30 minute sessions


Firehall 10 (UBC) at 2992 Westbrook Mall (UBC)


$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