Basic Aerial Apparatus Operations

Basic Aerial Apparatus Operations : 4.00-16.00 Hours

Course Description

This class is designed to provide Firefighters with a basic understanding of the design, maintenance, 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, the inspection and maintenance of aerial apparatus, safe procedures for stabilization, aerial device operation, and the tactical deployment of aerial devices. Students will participate in drills that require positioning, stabilizing, and operating aerial apparatus and
aerial devices. Adequate time will be allowed to practice on the various types of aerial apparatus made available by the host department.


  Syllabus - Basic Aerial Apparatus Operations.pdf

This course is part of the following Program


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

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Applicable Credits

Hours 1