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Fire Service Hydraulics

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Fire Service Hydraulics

This 40 hour course covers relationship flow, pressure, and mathematical hydraulic formulas. Fire hydraulics is an introduction to the principle, variables, and calculations concerning the practical application of water as utilized in the fire service. An overview of fire characteristics, properties of water, apparatus & appliances, fire streams, and hydraulic calculations will be addressed to establish a functional understanding of fireground hydraulics. This creates a baseline for the introduction of quick fireground hydraulics or “Rule of Hand” Calculation. A minimum score of 70% on written exam required for successful completion and to receive a certificate.

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Class Details

5 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Mon.  
  Tue.  
  Wed.  
  Thu.  
  Fri.  

Location : Caruth Health Education Center Location : 
  Caruth Health Education Center.

Instructor : Scott Burford 

 

Notice

Please read:  Required Text & Materials: IFSTA “Pumping and Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook” 3rd edition ISBN 978-0-87939-571-1 and simple calculator with square root function. This may also be purchased at St. Pete Gibbs Bookstore, 6700 7th Ave. N in St. Petersburg.

Class Price: 

$275.00


Registration Closes On
Monday, February 24, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/24/2020 Mon 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Pinellas Park, Caruth Health Education Center  Map, Room: HC-HE274D Scott Burford 
2/25/2020 Tue 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Pinellas Park, Caruth Health Education Center  Map, Room: HC-HE274C Scott Burford 
2/26/2020 Wed 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Pinellas Park, Caruth Health Education Center  Map, Room: HC-HE274D Scott Burford 
2/27/2020 Thu 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Pinellas Park, Caruth Health Education Center  Map, Room: HC-HE274C Scott Burford 
2/28/2020 Fri 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Pinellas Park, Caruth Health Education Center  Map, Room: HC-HE274D Scott Burford