Emergency Action and Fire Prevention Plans


This course is an introduction to the elements of an effective Emergency Action Plan (EAP) and Fire Prevention Plan (FPP). Employers are required to have these two safety plans to help ensure they are prepared in emergency situations.


Modules and Learning Objectives

Module 1: The Emergency Action Plan (EAP)

Learning objectives in this module include:

  • List key elements in the Emergency Action Plan (EAP).
  • Discuss reporting requirements under the EAP.
  • Describe a typical evacuation procedure if a fire occurs.
  • Discuss important requirements for exit routes.
  • Describe evacuation warden requirements and duties.
  • Discuss requirements for employees who do not evacuate.
  • Discuss requirements for accounting for employees and assembly areas.
  • Identify important points when coordinating with fire, rescue, and medical services.


Module 2: The Fire Prevention Plan (FPP)

Learning objectives in this module include:

  • Describe responsibilities for Fire Prevention Plan (FPP) managers and administrators.
  • Discuss FPP responsibilities for supervisors and employees.
  • Describe the requirement for a written FPP and identify components.
  • Identify at least five best practices under the FPP.
  • List and give examples of the various fire hazards in the workplace.
  • Identify and describe the two primary types of fire extinguishing systems.
  • Describe the PASS method for using fire extinguishers.
  • Describe FPP education and training requirements for managers, supervisors, and employees.


What Will I Learn?

  • Evacuation Plan
  • Assembly Areas
  • Warden Duties
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Exit Routes
  • Training

Topics for this course

19 Lessons

Module 1: The Emergency Action Plan (EAP)

1.1 Introduction
1.2 Elements of the EAP
1.3 Reporting Emergencies
1.4 Evacuation Procedures
1.5 Exit Routes
1.6 Assisting Others to Evacuate
1.7 Employees Who May Remain to Shut Down
1.8 Accounting for Employees
1.9 Fire, Rescue, and Medical Services
Optional Video

Module 2 The Fire Prevention Plan (FPP)

Final Exam

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Material Includes

  • 2 Modules
  • 1.0 Course hour
  • Study guide
  • Module quizzes
  • Course activities and resources
  • Course exams

Enrolment validity: Lifetime


  • Computer
  • Internet connection


Target Audience

  • Employee
  • Supervisor
  • Manager