First-Ever Fire Academy for UW's Greek Community
Thursday, September 3, 2009 - 4:12am
The City of Madison Fire Department will hold its first-ever Campus Fire Safety Academy for leaders in the University of Wisconsin - Madison's community of fraternities and sororities.
Seventy students are registered for the all-day event. The Academy begins at 8 a.m., Saturday, September 5 at 126 Langdon St.
Students will participate in hands-on activities designed to demonstrate both safety hazards and prevention strategies.
•The activities include:
•Fire extinguisher training
•A mock inspection for common code violations
•A full scale evacuation drill
The Department is presenting the program in collaboration with the UW Student Organization Office.
- Lori Wirth, 608-266-5947