Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator

Instructional Hours: 27.00

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to operate fire department aerial apparatus and associated equipment. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to safely and effectively operate an aerial ladder at a fire or emergency scene. br>
Course Description: Major topics covered in this course are truck company operations, tool requirements, terminology, techniques of spotting, stabilizing, working angles, loading, extreme operating conditions, raising and lowering, controls and valves, hydraulic systems, water tower operations, standpipe operations, ladders, safety rules, maintenance, and testing. Methods of instruction include lecture, discussion and team-focused practical exercises. . br>
Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, complete all assigned online and classroom activities and homework assignments, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions and obtain a score of 70% or better on the written and practical examinations. This course partially satisfies the professional certification requirements for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator - Aerial and Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator - Tiller.

Prerequisites

MFRI Firefighter I, or MFSPQB, NBFSPQ, or IFSAC Firefighter I certification.

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Instructional Hours: 27.00
Has Online Component
FIRE-114-S001-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 09-01-2020
End Date: 09-22-2020
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Registration Open: 05-13-2020
Registration Close: 08-12-2020
Anne Arundel County Fire Training Academy More →
FIRE-114-S002-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 09-07-2020
End Date: 09-30-2020
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Mondays and Wednesdays
Registration Open: 06-10-2020
Registration Close: 08-18-2020
MFRI North East Regional Training Center More →
FIRE-114-S007-2021
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Start Date: 09-12-2020
End Date: 09-28-2020
First Class Time: 08:30 - 15:30
Wednesdays and Saturdays
Registration Open: 06-22-2020
Registration Close: 08-23-2020
Hagerstown Fire Department Training Center More →

Course runs on Wed. and Sat. schedule. Wed. sessions begin at 1830 hours and end at 2130 hours.

FIRE-114-S003-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 09-15-2020
End Date: 10-26-2020
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Registration Open: 06-10-2020
Registration Close: 08-26-2020
Cecilton Volunteer Fire Company More →
FIRE-114-S005-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 10-12-2020
End Date: 11-04-2020
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Mondays and Wednesdays
Registration Open: 06-15-2020
Registration Close: 09-23-2020
Baltimore County Fire - Rescue Academy More →
FIRE-114-S006-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 10-17-2020
End Date: 11-07-2020
First Class Time: 08:00 - 15:00
Saturdays,
Registration Open: 06-15-2020
Registration Close: 09-28-2020
Community Fire Co. Of Perryville, Inc. Sta. 6 More →
FIRE-114-S004-2021
Reg. is Closed
Start Date: 11-03-2020
End Date: 12-01-2020
First Class Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Registration Open: 06-10-2020
Registration Close: 10-14-2020
Salisbury Fire Department Station 2 More →