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Fire Service Hydraulics

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Fire Service Hydrualics

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 streams, 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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Class Details

5 Sessions
Daily

Location
Fire Training Center

Instructor
Scott Burford 

 

Notice

Please read:  Required Text & Materials: Face masks/coverings 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.

Class Price: 

$275.00


Registration Closes On
Monday, February 8, 2021 @ 9:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/8/2021 - 2/12/2021 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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