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Children and Fires, Fire Extinguisher Training and Storage of Hazardous Materials

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Fire & EMS Department
1100 4th St. SW
Suite E-700

Units/Clock Hours: 3 Professional Learning Units

CCDBG Topic: Handling and storage of hazardous materials and the disposal of bio contaminants

Description: During this hands-on session participants will learn how to properly use and store toxic substances in child care settings. Participants will also learn the parts and function of a fire extinguisher and basic characteristics of children who show interest in fire and how to refer a child to the juvenile fire-setter program.  

Register by email: [email protected]

Sponsor(s): DC Fire & EMS Department and OSSE

Audience: Teachers, administrators, program support staff  

Core Knowledge Area: Health, Safety and Nutrition