ASP150 – 36.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

This course will provide the knowledge and skills to perform routine maintenance and basic repair to fire service pumps and vehicles. You will rebuild and test pumps during this course. All apparatus and parts will be furnished by the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX).

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Students need to bring the following reference manuals:

  • IFSTA Driver / Operator-Pumper Handbook (Third Edition)
  • NFPA 1901
  • NFPA 1911

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Topics

  • Special Problems
  • Pumper Test
  • Service Test
  • Determining Net Pump or Engine Pressures
  • Test Environment
  • Procedures
  • Rebuild and Test Pumps
  • Apparatus/Parts will be furnished

Suggested Audience

All Emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel and those who perform pump maintenance.

Other Information

Testing for Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT)

Testing for Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) will be available Thursday after class for participants who have completed the EVT course and registered for the test. Test participants must register with the EVT Certification Commission (EVTCC) at least 21 days prior to the test day.

Registration Requirements

Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order (including H.B. 2604 voucher) please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.

Late Registration

The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.

The ‘get in the driver’s seat’ style of instruction works well in this course.

— Demining
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