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FIR:100Fire Department Apparatus2

A study of the description and specification of the various fire department apparatus found in the modern organization, special emphasis is given to manufacturer's specifications, analysis of the various codes and standards of construction and methods of writing specifications for various pieces of equipment. In addition, the instruction covers the principles of care maintenance, and operation of the various types of apparatus including principles of pumping, pumps, and accessories, power development and transmissions and pumping practices. Prerequisite: Reading Proficiency.