The Fire Prevention Division works with the UCSB Community and Administration by enforcing state fire prevention codes. These fire and life safety standards include assisting with identifying and eliminating workplace fire hazards, and approval of building and renovation projects to ensure compliance with state fire and life safety codes.
To enable the campus community to maintain and promote instructional and research goals while providing technical expertise and safe practice standards as defined by state codes and the CA State Fire Marshal.
The Fire Prevention Division is available by appointment to provide technical consultation regarding specific fire and life safety concerns. Annual inspections are conducted of areas, which historically require monitoring, and deficiencies are examined and reviewed in order to create solutions, which meet state safety requirements and satisfy the needs of the campus.
CA Title 19 Public Safety Code, CA Fire Code, CA Building Code
Fire & Life Safety Training
Assists campus departments in meeting legal requirements and providing general awareness regarding health and safety practices and occupational hazards by offering life safety classes which include live hands-on fire extinguishment and proper extinguisher use. Provides annual specialized training for campus student employees charged with operating campus facilities.
UCSB Fire Extinguisher Training (Online)
This training is on the UCSB Learning Center and requires your UCSBNetID and password. The UCSB Fire Extinguisher Training is a “refresher training” for those who have already taken the “initial hands-on” training. This online training doesn't take the place of the "initial hands-on" training. For the "initial" training, please call (805) 893-5848.