This course includes two certification provided over two weeks. Please confirm dates before signing up.
ATPC 1301 – FIRE PROTECTION HYDRAULICS & WATER SUPPLY (July 16th-19th)
This course provides a foundation of theoretical knowledge in order to understand the principles of the use of water in fire protection and to apply hydraulic principles to analyze and to solve water supply problems. In addition, the curriculum covers pump theory, pump rating and pressure and vacuum gauges.
ATPC 1302 – APPARATUS OPERATIONS (July 22nd-25th)
This course covers the laws, rules and driving techniques for emergency vehicles. There will be a practical portion of the course that includes fire ground evolutions using pre-connected lines, tandem pumping, drafting, relays and master streams. Students must bring gloves and proper attire for water pumping exercises. After successful completion of this course and FFP 1301, the student will be eligible to take the State Pump Operator certification exam through the Florida State Fire College.