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Fire Prevention: In a Healthcare Facility - 211508


It is important for everyone working in your health care facility to be able to recognize and remedy fire hazards, as well as know how to handle an emergency situation should a fire break out.

This training video demonstrates fire emergency action plans designed for hospitals and nursing homes. Through reenactments, the program additionally illustrates the R.A.C.E. procedure (rescue, alarm, confine, extinguish) for handling emergency situations. An emphasis on patient safety is modeled throughout the presentation.

This online training is used to educate your employees to recognize fire hazards, correct dangerous situations and respond to fire emergencies if they should occur at your healthcare facility.


All workers in health care settings

Time Required

19 to 21 minutes

Topics Covered
  • Introduction
  • What Causes Things to Burn?
  • Extinguishing Fires
  • What To Do When a Fire Occurs
  • Evacuating
  • Preventing Fires
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Review
Last edited by: schnettler 12/07/2017