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Fire Service Hydraulics

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Fire Service Hydraulics

This 40 hour course covers relationship flow, pressure, and mathematical hydraulic formulas. Fire hydraulics is an introduction to the principle, variables, and calculations concerning the practical application of water as utilized in the fire service. An overview of fire characteristics, properties of water, apparatus & appliances, fire stream, and hydraulic calculations will be addressed to establish a functional understanding of fireground hydraulics. This creates a baseline for the introduction of quick fireground hydraulics or "Rule of Hand" calculations. A minimum score of 70% on written exam required for successful completion and to receive a certificate.

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4 Sessions

Fire Training Center

Scott Burford 



Please read:  Required Text & Materials: Face masks/covering are required. Gloves, helmet, & proper attire for water pumping exercises, IFSTA Pumping and Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 3rd Edition ISBN 978-0-87939-571-1.

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Registration Closes On
Monday, October 26, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 10/27/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/26/2020 - 10/30/2020 Daily - Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Clearwater, Fire Training Center  Map, Room: FR-PT101 Scott Burford 

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