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. 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.

Who Should Attend

Personnel who will be performing service tests on fire service pumps or fire service personnel with responsibilities in fire pump operations. 

Special Notes

Students should provide a calculator, which is helpful but not essential. Students should bring helmet, turnout or steel-toe boots, gloves and clothing for outside activities.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
10/19/2020 10/19/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. FFAA20471 Register
12/14/2020 12/14/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. FFAA20575 Register
03/18/2021 03/18/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
06/01/2021 06/01/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/11/2021 08/11/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/29/2021 11/29/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon