The 40-hour class will be delivered over two weekends: April 17/18 as well as April 24/25, 2021. From 0800 hours to 1800 hours.
Please Note: Beckwourth FD will be hosting this class at Portola South Side Station, located at 316 First Avenue, in Portola, California. This course will be in compliance with all COVID requirements.
All students shall purchase the class textbook (information below)
Fire service emergency response personnel
This course provides information on fire apparatus preventive maintenance and driving/operating. Topics include routine tests, inspections, and servicing functions, operate, back, maneuver, and turn a fire apparatus in a variety of conditions; and operate all fixed systems and equipment on a fire apparatus. This course is based on the 2014 edition of NFPA 1002 Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications. This course fulfills the requirements for a Class C Firefighter Endorsement.
Valid Class A, B, or C Driver’s License
Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator 1
Class Size: 25
Complete all activities and formative test. Complete all summative tests with a minimum of 80% correct.
The students shall purchase the class textbook: IFSTA Pumping Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 3rd Ed. A USB flash drive will be provided to each student with class materials. We suggest that you bring a laptop computer to class each day.
Upon completion of the class, your certificate can be printed through the OSFM Acadis training portal. It is encouraged all students know their California State Training Identification number which can be found at https://apps.cce.csus.edu/sites/stateFIre/. If a student does not have a state training identification number one can be issued by calling the OSFM training office.