Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Pumper Training

IND020 - 20.00 Hours

Description

This course is two and one-half days of classroom and hands-on activities designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to operate pumping apparatus in the industrial environment.
 
Classroom topics include driving safety, pump operations theory, hydraulics, and tactics. Field exercises cover basic pump operations, drafting, relay pumping, and other water supply/attack activities.

 

Schedule

  • Details
    6/19/2019 - 6/21/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  IND020  39
    $900.00
  • Details
    10/30/2019 - 11/1/2019
    College Station TX
    FP  IND020  40
    $900.00

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 is two and one-half days of classroom and hands-on activities designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to operate pumping apparatus in the industrial environment.
 
Classroom topics include driving safety, pump operations theory, hydraulics, and tactics. Field exercises cover basic pump operations, drafting, relay pumping, and other water supply/attack activities.

 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

 

Recommended

Due to the nature of the training, a physical examination is recommended prior to enrolling in this course.

 

Topics

Types of fire apparatus+Fire pump theory+Fire ground hydraulics+Apparatus familiarization+Driving safety+Drafting operations+Relay pumping+Hydrant operations+Parallel pumping

Suggested Audience

This course is appropriate for all industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel. Potential attendees could include:
  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance personnel 
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel

 

 

Other Information

Courses

Courses will begin at 8:00 a.m. on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.

Fees

Fees must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made. Fees include course materials. Fees do not include lodging or meals.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

This course requires PPE Level 2 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. All students are required to follow this manual at all times.

Contact Information

Rickey Allred

Industrial Fire Training Manager
Phone: (979) 458-3642 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

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