Basic Aerial Apparatus Operations

Basic Aerial Apparatus Operations : 4.00-16.00 Hours

Course Description

This course is designed to provide Firefighters with a basic understanding of the design, operation, and deployment of aerial apparatus. Students will be introduced to the various types of aerial apparatus and aerial devices that are used in the fire service, safe procedures for stabilization, aerial device operation, and the tactical deployment of aerial devices. Students will participate in drills to reinforce the concepts discussed in the classroom.
Because departments have significantly different equipment, maintenance practices, and training needs, the lead instructor shall use their discretion to determine the appropriate course materials and drills for the class delivery based on the equipment available and the department needs.

This course is part of the following Program


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

Additional Files

If you have specific questions about this course contact JOHN MCMANN

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact JOHN MCMANN or your regional representative.

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Applicable Credits

Hours 1