About this course
The course curriculum covers the relationship between flow and pressure and mathematical hydraulic formulas. This course includes pump theory, pump rating, and pressure and vacuum gauges. Students must bring a simple calculator with square root function.
Classes will be held from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Florida State Fire College.
Books: IFSTA Fire Department Pumping Apparatus (3rd edition)
Supplies: Students must bring a helmet, eye protection, gloves and proper attire for water pumping exercises.