CARROL L. HERRING FIRE &

EMERGENCY TRAINING INSTITUTE

 
 

NFPA Standard:

1002, 2009, Chapters 4 and 5


Accredited:

    IFSAC: Yes

    NPQS: Yes


Prerequisites:

Firefighter I (HM Awareness/Operations)


Description:

The Apparatus Driver Operator - Pumper is a person that can safely operate an apparatus equipped with a permanently mounted with a pump and all systems associated with the apparatus and pump, safely operate the apparatus over streets and highways, establish a water supply from an internal, external static or pressurized water source, operate pump to supply various size attack handlines or master streams, set-up and support operations using foam and built-in fire protection systems using a standpipe and operate pump during a relay pumping operation.


Requirements for Certification:

Candidates shall be at least 18 years of age

Complete a practical skills examination with a "Passing" score

Complete an 100 question written examination with a passing score of 70% or higher


Reference List:

NFPA 1002 Standard for Driver Operator Professional Qualifications, 2008 Edition

IFSTA Pumping Apparatus Driver Operator, 2nd Edition


Click here to view the Skills Compentencies.

Click here to view the Pumper Task Book.


 

APPARATUS DRIVER/OPERATOR - PUMPER