Apparatus Operations

Apparatus Operations 2017

ATPC 1302

Bureau of Fire Standards & Training Approval #78897

 Schedule: Running on the 3/2 schedule (M-W-F) (T-TH)

Tuesday, September 12 (C)

Wednesday, September 13 (A),

Monday, September 18 (C),

Tuesday, September 19 (A),

Thursday, September 21 (C).

9 a.m. – 6 p.m. 30-minute lunch

 

ATPC 1302 (40 contact hours, class size: 7 minimum, 20 maximum)

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.

Tuition Cost…………………………..$116.80

Lab Fee…………………………….. $ 60.20

Books……………………………..       $70.73 plus tax

NEW 2nd Ed. (2009) IFSTA Pumping Apparatus Driver/ Operator Handbook and study guide packaged set (in stock at MTC book store)

ISBN-10: 0-87939-278-9

 

Both the handbook and study guide are required and will be used for both Hydraulics and Apparatus Operator

 *** Students/agencies are responsible for books ***

*** Will need books and study guides on first day of class ***

Instructors: FF. Jeff Philips, A.S.

Location: 

MTC Fire Science Classroom
5530 Lakewood Ranch Blvd. Bradenton, FL 34212

Call 941.751.7344 to register for the class

Entrance/Exit Requirements

Prerequisite:  Fire Fighter I