Apparatus Operator -
Pump course will be offered on May 2, 3, 10, 12, 16, 18, 24, and 26 at
Copenhagen Fire Station 6:30 pm.
knowledge and skills essential to pump operation. Based on objectives from
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator,
Chapter 3, 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 fire hydrant. Demonstrations and practice sessions are included.
Number of Students 10
Number of Students: 16
for: Fire service personnel
Prerequisite: Scene Support
Operations, Basic Exterior Firefighting Operations (BEFO) or Firefighter-1
Course Length: 24