Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator

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Certificate Awarded

Certificate of Achievement


Fire Pumper Driver/ Operator (FIRE 0030) or a completed and acceptable SERT Pumper/ Aerial Checklist;
Valid Driver’s License

Course Description

This course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to: - perform routine tests, inspections and servicing of aerial apparatus. - maneuver, position and stabilize aerial apparatus. - maneuver and position the aerial device from each control station - lower an aerial device using emergency operating system. - deploy and operate an effective master stream. Students will engage in training scenarios using different types of aerial apparatus and aerial devices.

Course Outline

1.0 Types and Construction of Aerial Apparatus

2.0 Inspection and Maintenance

3.0 Positioning Aerial Apparatus

4.0 Stabilizing the Apparatus

5.0 Operating Telescoping Apparatus

6.0 Operating Articulating Devices

7.0 Aerial Apparatus Strategies and Tactics

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Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.