# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Applied Agricultural Concepts Task 1416392183

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate the safe use of fire protection equipment.

Definition

Demonstration should include
  • different types of fires encountered in the agricultural science and mechanics field (Class A, B, C, and D)
  • appropriate types of extinguishers to use with each fire
  • hazards and the precautions associated with each
  • fire emergency procedures that follow government regulations and instructor’s guidelines.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the different types of fire extinguishers?
  • Is the fire extinguisher in the lab/workshop appropriate for all types of fires? Explain.
  • What procedure should students follow in case of an emergency or accident?