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Course Title:
Emergency Action Plan Training (EAP)

Course Description:
Emergency Action Plan training is a 60 to 90 minute training session presented by Environmental Health & Safety: Fire Safety Staff.
The training will focus on topics related to emergencies both inside and outside of buildings. This training includes, but is not limited to:

  • Emergency evacuation procedures
  • Reporting emergencies
  • Personnel accountability
  • Fire prevention awareness
  • Fire extinguishers and their use
  • Shelter-in-place procedures
  • Hostile Intruder procedures
  • Emergency communications
  • Building-specific information including evacuation locations

Who Should Attend?
All faculty, staff and students should attend classroom training or complete online training.

When Should Initial Training be Completed?
Initial Emergency Action Plan Training should be completed within 30 days of hire.

How Often Should I Attend a Refresher Course?
Currently there is no refresher frequency requirement, but an annual refresher is recommended.  Refresher training  can be achieved by attending classroom training, taking online training or by reading the Emergency Action Plan (EAP) to ensure familiarity.

Classroom Schedules and Registration?
Classroom schedules and registration may be viewed at

Alternatively, Emergency Action Plan Training can be completed online at the following URL:

Trainer Contact Information:
Fire Safety Office at 401-863-3462, or email

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Office of Environmental Health & Safety
Providence, RI 02912 Box 1914
Last updated on 11/12/2009