Business Emergency Resiliency Training (BERT) Unit 3: Fire Safety and Utility Controls

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Is your business ready for an emergency?

Do your employees know what to do if a fire occurs at your business?

Learn how your business can be ready before, during, and after an emergency!

In this course you will:

  • Review basic safety precautions
  • Understand the basics of your fire protection equipment
  • Learn how to safely use a fire extinguisher and practice using one
  • Understand utility controls and how to shut them off in an emergency
  • Describe the process of basic "size-up" for an emergency
  • Develop awareness of hazardous materials
  • Learn about fire safety plans



Business Emergency Resiliency Training (BERT) prepares businesses and employees for an emergency through a six-course series. Each session can be taken as a stand-alone preparedness course, but forms comprehensive training if completed in a series. BERT courses are FREE and offered every other month (except July), beginning in January.

If you have any questions or for more information please call (909)774-3020 or email