JFT7B: DRIVER OPERATOR 1B
This course provides the student with information, theory, methods, and techniques for operating fire service pumps. Subjects include: types of pumps, engine and pump gauges, maintenance, unsafe pumping conditions, pressure relief devices, cooling systems, water supplies, drafting, field hydraulics, and pumping operations. ADVISORY: Eligible for English 250 and English 420
- Identify pump construction and theory of pump operations.
- Demonstrate methods for performing basic hydraulics.
- Demonstrate techniques for inspections, documentation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.