Offers knowledge and skills essential to pump operation.

Based on objectives from NFPA Fire Apparatus Driver / Operator, this course includes responsibilities of pump operators, hydraulics and friction loss, pump controls and accessories, fire streams, pumper practices, pumping from draft and pump evolutions, and using the fire pump at the hydrant. Lecture, demonstrations and practice sessions are included.

Course Length:           18 hrs

Prerequisite:               Firefighter I or Scene Support Operations and Engine Company Ops

Course #:                    78-5075

Certificate:                  NYS