Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

FST 115 ‡ Fire Service Apparatus Driver/Operator (3)

Prerequisite(s): None.

Recommended Preparation: Fire department affiliation, or FST 101 and FST 102.

An introduction to the operation of different types of fire service apparatus. Includes driver/operator responsibilities, operation of emergency vehicles and aerial apparatus; inspection, testing, and maintenance of apparatus; and water supply systems, hydraulic calculations, and fire pump operations.

3 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory.

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