Inspection Course

Fire Extinguishers

Maintenance - servicing, hydrostatic testing, recharging by trained personnel in a thorough manner. (Annual service)

Inspection - quick check to ensure operation. (Monthly)

The following procedures should be a part of the extinguisher inspection:

Hydrostatic testing:

Hydrostatic testing is performed to ensure safe operation of a pressure vessel - fire extinguisher.

Testing frequency

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FPT 102 - Fire Prevention and Inspection // Instructor: Kevin M. Kolb        Slide #5