ASP210 – 36.00 Hours

Schedule

Details07/13/20 – 07/17/20College Station, TXFP ASP210 15$920.00Register

Address

TEEX-Brayton Fire Field

1595 Nuclear Science Road
College Station, TX 77843

Instructor

Jeff Rhoads

Start Time

07:30 AM Monday, July 13, 2020

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.

Course Description

This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to operate fire apparatus, with emphasis on industrial apparatus and related systems. Special emphasis is placed on pump operations using drafting and industrial water systems. This course is targeted toward new pump operators, as well as those with limited experience.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Level 2 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual

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

  • Responsibilities of the Apparatus Operator
  • Emergency Vehicle Operation
  • Spotting the Apparatus
  • Pump Theory
  • Pump Types
  • Tandem Hookups
  • Relief Valves
  • Governors
  • Friction Loss Formulas
  • Friction Loss Rules-of-Thumb
  • Effective Fire Streams
  • Hose Loads
  • Hose Lays
  • Using Large Diameter Hose
  • Operating the Pump
  • Drafting Operations
  • Tandem Pumping
  • Relay Pumping
  • Elevating platforms and Aerial Operations
  • Foam Truck Operations
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Troubleshooting during Operations

Suggested Audience

All industrial emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control, and safety personnel.

Potential attendees could include:

  • Plant operators
  • Plant maintenance
  • Laboratory personnel
  • Engineers
  • Electricians/Instrumentation techs
  • Security personnel
  • All emergency response personnel, including
    • fire prevention
    • suppression
    • control
    • safety personnel

Other Information

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.

I thought this course was great and provided very useful information. I’m very glad that I was able to attend and am eager to apply some of the things I learned to better prepare out university for these types of situations.

— Managing Critical Incidents at Institutes of Higher Education
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