Apparatus Operations

The course covers the laws, rules and driving techniques for emergency vehicles, as well as a review of fire service hydraulics. Fireground evolutions and a driving course make up the practical portion of the course.  The evolutions portion of the course also includes the use of pre-connected lines, tandem pumping, drafting, relays and master stream production. The student should have a basic understanding of fire stream hydraulics prior to entering this course. Students must bring gloves and proper attire for water pumping exercises.

Call 941.752.8100, x 2195 for a schedule of times, dates, and costs.

 

Entrance/Exit Requirements

Prerequisite:  Fire Fighter I