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Basic course in fire prevention

This course in fire prevention offers you basic theoretical knowledge about how fire occurs and how to prevent that to happen. You will also practice how to put out a fire using a fire extinguisher. The course is suitable for all employees and is taught in English.

Time: Thu 2022-09-29 13.00 - 16.00

Location: KTH Campus

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Registration to Basic course in fire prevention September 29

Last day to register is August 28. No fee. Limited seats. Application is binding. This course is financed by central funds and must be approved by your manager. If applications exceed places, a selection process will be applied. Our intention is to distribute places evenly across KTH schools and maintain a good gender balance.

Cancellation Policy: Any cancellation must be received in writing. Any no-show by registered delegates will be liable for an admission fee of 800 kr.

Target group

Suitable for all employees.


The course is taught in English.


  • In case of fire, first respond
  • Human behaviour in fire situations
  • Fire hazards
  • Causes of fire, its progress and spread
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fire/evacuation alarms and escape routes
  • Fire extinguishing exercises


If you have any questions, please contact KTH Staff training and development or Safety and security,  or