Pump Operator Spring 2024
This is a basic pump operator course, not a certification course.
- Starts Apr 6Starts Apr 6
- 130 US dollars$130
- Litchfield County Regional Fire School
This two day program prepares a firefighter to operate fire pumps. The first day has a classroom session that will cover apparatus safety, driver responsibilities, apparatus inspections, apparatus response, fire pump designs and types and component review with parts displays. Apparatus and fire pump controls and safety equipment and how to deal with apparatus emergency problems will also be covered. Information and skills to assist the pump operator with calculating fire flow pressures and in depth review of drafting, relay pumping, "pressurized" and "dry" hydrant operations and more. The hands on session includes operations from apparatus tank, controlling pressurized water sources, drafting, multiple line flows, master streams and relay pumping. This is not a certification course.
606 Burr Mountain Road, Torrington, CT, USA