CARROL L. HERRING FIRE &

EMERGENCY TRAINING INSTITUTE

 
 

NFPA Standard:

1002, 2009, Chapters 4 and 6


Accredited:

    IFSAC: Yes

    NPQS: Yes


Prerequisites:

Firefighter I (HM Awareness/Operations)


Description:

The Apparatus Driver Operator - Aerial is a person that can safely operate an apparatus equipped with a permanently mounted aerial device and all systems associated with the apparatus and device, safely operate the apparatus over streets and highways, set up, stabilize an aerial device for operations at an emergency to provide rescue, ventilation and egress for victims and firefighters, and operate an elevated water delivery system.


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 Aerial Apparatus Driver Operator, 1st Edition

IFSTA Pumping Apparatus Driver Operator, 2nd Edition


Click here to view the Skills Compentencies.

Click here to view the Aerial Task Book.


 

APPARATUS DRIVER OPERATOR - AERIAL