Fire Science Technology

Driver Operator

Title: 
Driver Operator
Major: 
5418
Effective term: 
2012 Summer II
Final term: 
9999
Award: 
CCL
Total credits required: 
8
Award type: 
CCL
Revision ID: 
132
Description

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Driver Operator program is designed for students who need (1) advanced training as professional firefighters, (2) preparation courses for career advancement opportunities in fire services, and/or (3) more comprehensive information about the role and function of an emergency vehicle driver/operator.

Program notes

Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses required within the program.

Admission criteria

Acceptance into the program and permission of Program Director is required.

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Requirements
Credits:8
FSC111Emergency Vehicle Driver Operator 2
FSC117Fire Apparatus 3
FSC118Fire Hydraulics 3
Competencies
  1. Perform the necessary math calculations to determine water supply and hydraulics and technical requirements of pumper trucks. (FSC118)
  2. Explain the process for handling hazardous material spills, leaks, fires, and explosions, and describe common hazardous materials carriers. (FSC111)
  3. Describe the principles of care, maintenance, and operation of fire apparatus and pumper trucks. (FSC117)
Date changed: 
1456926753
Status: 
Published
Date created: 
1453932027