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Fire and Life Safety Awareness

Discover the types of built-in fire protection features and fire and life safety hazards common to the educational and workplace environment. This course features "passive" versus "active" fire protection features, maintenance of exits, knowledge and use of fire extinguishers, impact to and from other occupants, human behavior before and during an emergency, proper storage techniques, and services potentially available through local fire departments. This is an elective course for the Workplace Health and Safety Certificate Program and a required course for the Intensive Certificate Program in Health and Safety.


Weston Arvin is chief fire marshal with the UC Davis Fire Health System in Sacramento. He serves as the lead State Fire Marshal and as the designated campus fire marshal for the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD). Chief Arvin has 27 years of fire service experience with UC Davis and has been a fire marshal for more than 17 years. He has taught various fire-related classes and is a member of many fire service organizations.


Aug. 26-27: Tues.-Wed., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.


Da Vinci Building, 1632 Da Vinci Ct, Davis, CA




$575.00 Includes course materials and morning refreshments.

Special Discounts:

$517.50 for organizations enrolling three or more people at the same time in the same course. All registrations must be submitted at the same time and fees paid with one check, credit card or purchase order.


1.5 quarter units academic credit, X488.6, 2.51 ABIH CEUs, 1.99 CSP CEUs, 15 REHS Hours






Earn a Certificate

This course is part of these certificate programs:

Workplace Health and Safety

Intensive Workplace Health and Safety