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Fire Safety Training

Online fire safety training helps non-profit partners learn about elements of fire safety including high-level legislated requirements, Fire Safety Plans, and inspection, testing and maintenance requirements.


We offer six modules available online at no cost to your non-profit organization:

  • Module 1 – Policy, Procedures and Legislation
  • Module 2 – Fire Safety Plans 
  • Module 3 – Fire Drills
  • Module 4 – Emergency Response
  • Module 5 – Staff Inspections and Testing
  • Module 6 – Contractor Inspections, Maintenance and Testing

How to apply

To access the eLearning modules and materials, send an email to with a request for the Fire Safety training. This should include your full name and the non-profit organization you work for. After we confirm your eligibility, you must complete an External Learner Access Request Form. Once this step is complete, you will:

  • Receive confirmation that your External Learning Account(s) is set up;
  • Sign in using your user ID and temporary password; and
  • Set a new password.

You will have access to the Fire Safety online training for 90-days.

Access eLearning

Please review the Quick Start Guide before accessing the eLearning modules.

Start Fire Safety eLearning


Authorized users only

The PeopleSoft computer system (including all related equipment, networks, systems and services) is provided for use only by authorized individuals with valid and subsisting usernames and passwords and for authorized purposes only. Unauthorized access to or use of the system is prohibited, and may result in criminal, civil and administrative penalties and other adverse action.

Terms and conditions

Access to and use of the system is subject to certain terms and conditions contained in BC Housing’s IT Security Policy and amended from time to time by BC Housing. Access to and use of this system constitutes unconditional acceptance of and agreement to the applicable Policy. If you do not accept and agree this Policy, you may not access or use the system.

Privacy statement

BC Housing is collecting your personal information for the purpose of enrolling you in courses offered through our Enterprise Learning Management System. We will also keep records of the courses you took and whether you passed or failed. The information will be shared with your employer. Your personal information is collected in accordance with Section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If you have any questions about the collection of your information, please contact BC Housing's privacy officer by phone at 604-433-1711 or by writing to 4555 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC, V5H 4V8.