This course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required for certification to Driver/Operator-Mobile Water Supply as described in Chapter 10, "Mobile Water Supply Apparatus" of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1002, Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to operate a mobile water supply apparatus during emergency situations. You will have the opportunity to practice apparatus positioning, drafting, and water shuttle operations.
In addition, participants who successfully complete the course and pass the written and skills test will receive a National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications (Pro Board) certification.
Pro Board Certification
You are required to provide documentation of certification in the following discipline:
Prerequisite certification must be either Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP), International Fire Service Accreditation (IFSAC), and/or National Board on Fire Service Qualifications (NBFSQ, i.e. Pro Board).
The documentation you provide as proof of prerequisite must meet these requirements.
Course Completion Requirements
For Pro Board certification, you must be certified to the following standards prior to the completion of this course:
Bring the following to class:
- IFSTA, Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 2nd edition
- Basic calculator, pen/pencil, & paper
- Hard Helmet or fire helmet
- Work gloves
- Safety Glasses
TopicsApparatus inspections/maintenance +Driver Operations +Mobile Water Supply Apparatus Operations +Positioning Mobile Water Supply Apparatus Operations
- Military and Department of Defense (DoD) Firefighters
- Municipal Firefighters
- Industrial Firefighters
- Volunteer Firefighters
Continuing Education & Professional CreditsACE+Pro Board+CE+Department of Defense (DoD)
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