Illinois Fire Service Institute

 

NWCG S-211 Portable Pumps and Water Usage : 16 Hours

Student Fee

Class specific

Course Description

This course is designed to provide knowledge and skills to design, setup,operate, troubleshoot, and shut down portable water delivery systems. The focus is on portable pumps – it does not address water delivery for engines. Topics covered include: portable water delivery systems; equipment; roles and responsibilities; and system design and hydraulics. There is also a field exercise where students will apply what they learned in the classroom.

 

The class fees for this class are being covered by a grant if your department serves a population under 10,000.  If you fail to attend the class or cancel after 4 weeks from the start of the class, you or your sponsoring department may be billed the full tuition of the class.


Syllabus

  Syllabus - S-211.pdf

Audience


Individuals desiring to gain competency in the use of portable pumps and water.

This course is part of the following Programs

  • fire fighting
  • special programs
  • wildland

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to taking this course



If you have specific questions about this course contact THOMAS RICHTER

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

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