Pump Service Testing

Course Hours 8.0 Hours

Course Description

This training is directed to fire department personnel who will be performing service tests on fire service pumps, pump operators, and their supervisors. Students will examine the purpose of testing pump apparatus, especially as related to NFPA standards and insurance evaluation organizations. They will also learn methods of documenting the results of these tests using examples of forms and charts. Layout and setup of the test equipment, preparation of the apparatus for the test, and required testing devices are reviewed. The culmination of the course is the actual testing of a pumping apparatus in a practical exercise.

Special Notes

Students should provide a calculator, which is helpful but not essential. Students should bring helmet, boots and clothing for outside activities.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
02/03/2020 02/03/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/28/2020 04/28/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
06/08/2020 06/08/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/17/2020 08/17/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/19/2020 10/19/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
12/14/2020 12/14/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon