Fire Training | Kent State University

The Fire Safety and Prevention Office provides training for the following departments on an annual basis, due to a change in personnel, or by special request:

  • Security Aides receive training in fire prevention, first responder, extinguishment and evacuation.
  • Resident Directors and Resident Assistants receive training in fire prevention, first responder, extinguishment and evacuation.
  • Chemistry and Biological Sciences departments receive training in fire prevention, extinguishment and evacuation for their areas.
  • The crafts department in the School of Art receives training in fire prevention and extinguishment.
  • Burn permit training for those departments and contractors conducting hot work activities.

Fire Safety Training Topics

  • fire extinguisher use
  • fire alarm response
  • first responder
  • building evacuation due to emergencies

For additional training information

To request information regarding Fire Safety Training, please call the Fire Safety and Prevention Office at (330) 672-1962 or e-mail: nbushek@kent.edu.