FFP 1302 - APPARATUS OPERATIONS (45 Hour Class)
Pumping and Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 3rd Edition
This course covers the laws, rules and driving techniques for emergency vehicles as well as a review of hydraulics. Fireground evolutions and driving make up the practical part of the course. The evolution portion of the course includes the use of pre-connected lines, tandem pumping, drafting relays and master streams. The student should have a basic understanding of fire stream hydraulics prior to entering this course.
FFP 1301 - FIRE APPARATUS HYDRAULICS (45 Hour Class)
Fire Protection Hydraulics and Water Supply Analysis (3rd)
This course covers the relationship between flow, pressure, and mathematical hydraulic formulas. The course includes pump theory, pump rating, and pressure and vacuum gauges.