Advanced Industrial Fire Apparatus Practices (Non-Certification)

ASP211 - 36.00 Hours

Schedule

  • Details
    7/16/2018 - 7/20/2018
    College Station TX
    FP  ASP211  11
    $920.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to operate fire apparatus through a combination of classroom and hands-on training exercises. You will learn advanced techniques related to the operation of mobile industrial fire apparatus, including pumpers, aerials, and trailer pumps.

Special emphasis is placed on hydraulics and pump operations targeting large-volume flow rates, related foam flow logistics, and aerial operations.

This class is intended for experienced apparatus operators.

Prerequisite

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attire

  • Regular station duty wear for fire field activities
  • Office attire for classroom sessions.
  • You may not wear to any class or field activity
    • shorts
    • sleeveless shirts
    • open-toed shoes

Topics

Advanced troubleshooting +Drafting operations +Elevating platforms and aerial operations +Foam operations +Foam truck operations +Friction loss formulas for high flows +High flow delivery devices +ICS functions - water supply & foam officer +Operating the pump +Operator responsibilities +Pump types +Remote foam logistics +Specific foam systems (breakout) +Using large diameter hose

Suggested Audience

Appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel who have experience operating apparatus, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel.

Potential attendees could include:

  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Contact Information

    Jeff Rhoads

    Training Director
    Phone: (866) 878-8900 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

    Other Information

    Hours

    • Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

    Course size limit

    • 40 students

    Annual Fire Training School registration information

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    A $50.00 late fee will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline.

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