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DO110 - Rural Pump Operator

Overview

Operating as the supply pumper in the rural environment is one of the most challenging tasks a pump operator may be assigned. This course is designed to teach students field proven techniques to overcome the various challenges commonly encountered in the rural setting, while simultaneously maximizing the supply pumper’s capabilities. Topics covered include the principles behind drafting, alternative drafting methods that don’t require the use of primers, multiple intake drafting operations, multiple dump tank operations, TurboDraft operations, and efficient dump and fill site tactics. By the conclusion of this course, the student shall be capable of overcoming the various challenges the rural environment may present.

Course Code

DO110

Length

16 Hours

Fees

  • $51 per student on campus
  • $750 flat rate off campus

Pre-Requisites

None

Restrictions

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Certification

None

Maximum Class Size

16

Required Student Materials

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

References

None

Course Objectives

  • The student shall demonstrate alternative drafting methods.
  •  The student shall increase their drafting capability utilizing multiple intakes simultaneously.
  •  The student shall demonstrate the traditional use of a water appliance.

Other Notes

None

Register

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