ANSUL Fire School

ANSUL® Fire School

Founded in 1940, the world-famous ANSUL FIRE SCHOOL is located on a 350-acre campus in Marinette, Wisconsin. During this three day hands-on program, students will combat over 20 live fires as they advance from novice to experienced firefighters with dry chemical fire extinguishers.


Classroom Topics Include

  • Fire classifications and fire extinguishing agents
  • Operation of the cartridge-operated extinguisher
  • Operation of the stored-pressure extinguisher
  • Inspection and maintenance of hand portable extinguishers
  • Extinguisher rating system and selection criterion
  • Hand portable extinguisher field recharge procedures
  • Wheeled extinguisher recharge procedures

Hands-On Firefighting

  • Paint mixing areas
  • Storage drums
  • Filling stations
  • Dip tanks
  • Coating operations
  • Quench tanks
  • Solvent cleaning operations
  • Grated trenches
  • Flammable liquid storage lockers
  • Front end loader
  • Fuel Tanker
  • Ruptured barrels
  • Filling operations
  • Pump gasket failure
  • Pipe failure
  • Valve stem packing failure

To enroll in the school or find out more information, go to General Enrollment by selecting Login to Account or Create a New Account at the top of this page.

Download the 2020 Brochure here.