Driver Operator-Pumper/Mobile Water Supply
June 20, 2016 - June 26, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This combined course reviews the NFPA 1002, Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications job performance requirements for both the pumper and water supply operators. Students will understand the responsibilities of firefighters who are assigned to drive and operate department vehicles that are equipped with a fire pump and carry water. Topics include general principles of pump operations, safe driving techniques, positioning apparatus to maximize efficiency, pump theory, hydraulic calculations, water relay, foam and shuttle operations, apparatus maintenance, inspections and testing.
|Course Hours:||56 Hours|
|IFSAC Certification Testing:||IFSAC Accredited Driver Operator Pumper and Mobile Water Supply written and skills testing will be offered|
|Equipment/Materials Needed for this Class:||Appropriate PPE to prepare for/complete IFSAC skills testing IFSTA Pumping Apparatus Driver/Operator, 2nd Edition
|Prerequisites:||IFSAC Accredited Firefighter I|
|Course Dates:||June 20-26, 2016 (Mon-Sun)|
|Class Times:||8:00am – 5:00pm CST|
$300 for Kentucky Firefighters
All fees must be paid in full on last day of class to receive a course completion certificate.