FF111 Introduction to Fire Department Pumpers

Overview

This course is designed to familiarize the student with the basic operation of fire department pumper apparatus. Course subject areas include types of pumps, pump operation, pump accessories, daily maintenance, and simplified fire ground hydraulic calculations. Classroom activities and practical application is included as part of the course.

Course Code

FF111

Length

16 Hours

Fees

  • $51.00 (For members of a recognized Fire Department)
  • Please contact TFACA for non-member and/or group pricing.

Pre-Requisites

None

Restrictions

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Certification

None

Maximum Class Size

24

Required Student Materials

  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Highlighter
  • NFPA Compliant Structural Firefighting Clothing

References

None

Course Objectives

  • Student will be able to describe responsibilities of the driver operator.
  • Students will have a basic understanding of pumper operations.
  • Students will have a basic understanding of friction loss related to fire hose and appliances.

Other Notes

None

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