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 25 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

2023 Open Enrollment Class Schedule

May-09 Tue -- May-11 Thu
May-16 Tue -- May-18 Thu
Jun-06 Tue -- Jun-08 Thu
Jun-13 Tue -- Jun-15 Thu
Jul-11 Tue -- Jul-13 Thu
Jul-18 Tue -- Jul-20 Thu
Aug-08 Tue -- Aug-10 Thu
Aug-15 Tue -- Aug-17 Thu
Sep-12 Tue -- Sep-14 Thu
Sep-19 Tue -- Sep-21 Thu
Oct-03 Tue -- Oct-05 Thu
Oct-10 Tue -- Oct-12 Thu

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.