NFPA 1002 – Fire Department Vehicle Driver/Operator

Overview

Enhance Your Skills in Apparatus Driving/Operation

A fire department vehicle contains an array of sophisticated apparatus. With this training learn how to make the most of its capabilities – and yours. Excellent skill development for general firefighters and pump operators, and an opportunity to cross-train personnel as backup to vehicle operators.

Certification requires successful completion of NFPA 1001 Level I and a recognized defensive driving credential. Upon successful completion of training modules, eligible candidates may apply for IFSAC and ProBoard certification.

Courses

Course Descriptions

NFPA 1002 Aerial Apparatus

Prerequisite: Basic Pumping Operations
Covers types and construction of aerial apparatus, hydraulic systems, operating, positioning and stabilizing aerial apparatus, strategies and tactics, elevated master streams and aerial apparatus testing.

NFPA 1002 Advanced Pumping Operations

Prerequisite: Basic Pumping Operations
Includes pump performance, tandem mobile water supplies, portable pumps, pump maintenance, sprinkler stand pipes, foam fire streams and hydraulic calculations.

NFPA 1002 IAPD Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator

Prerequisite: 18 years of age, class 5 license and air brakes
Includes both lectures and hands on driving. Upon completion students will receive certificate from International Academy of Professional Driving.

Industrial Fire Training Calendar

Schedule & Tuition

Course Date Location Tuition Books
NFPA 472 Dangerous Goods Awareness
(same text used for all 472 courses)
April 3-4, 2017
Register by February 24, 2017
May 1-2, 2017
Register by March 24, 2017
Melville $650 $150
NFPA 472 Dangerous Goods Operations
Prerequisite: NFPA 472 Awareness
(same text used for all 472 courses)
April 4-7, 2017
Register by February 24, 2017
Melville $1,950 $150
NFPA 1081 Incipient
Prerequisite: NFPA 472 Awareness
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
May 2-5, 2017
Register by March 24, 2017
Melville $2,350 $180
NFPA 1081 Advanced Exterior
Prerequisite: NFPA 472 Awareness & 1081 Incipient
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
August 14-17, 2017
Register by June 23, 2017
Melville $2,550 $180
NFPA 1081 Interior Structural
Prerequisites: NFPA 472 Awareness & 1081 Incipient
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
April 24-28, 2017
Register by March 17, 2017
June 19-23, 2017
Register by May 12, 2017
Melville $2,950 $180
NFPA 1081 Industrial Fire Brigade Leader
Prerequisites: NFPA 472 Awareness & the 1081 level(s) for which the trainee will be Brigade Leader
(same text used for all 1081 courses)
June 26-29, 2017
Register by May 19, 2017
Melville $2,550 $180
NFPA 1041 Instructor Level 1
(same text used for all 1041 courses)
January 16-20, 2017
Register by December 2, 2016
Melville $1,395 $100

All courses delivered in Melville at either our Campus or Melville Fire Hall or 10-acre environmentally secured Emergency Service Training Site with propane props.

Call Darrell at 306.786.2761 or Elaine at 306.728.4471 to register.

Program Information:

Donna Vranai
Coordinator, Post-Secondary
Direct: 1.306.728.6592
Toll Free: 1.866.783.6766
E-Mail: d.vranai@parklandcollege.sk.ca