Eastern Iowa Community Colleges is offering a Driver/Operator-Pumper course this October.
This course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required for
certification to Driver/Operator-Pumper as described in Chapters 4 and 5 of the National
Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1002, Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to operate a fire department pumper during emergency situations. The course is designed around classroom lectures and field evolutions covering such activities as relay pumping, drafting, foam operations, apparatus maintenance, and driving.
Students are responsible to have an “IFSTA Pumping Apparatus DRIVER/Operator Handbook”, Third Edition, with them on the first day of class. TO ORDER: Call the Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau at (515) 294-6817.
Students must pre-register for the course.
Mondays, Tuesdays, October 9 - 31
6 - 10 p.m.
Riverdale Fire Department
110 Manor Drive
Register Online or call the college nearest you or toll-free 1-888-336-3907:
- Scott Community College 563-441-4100
- Clinton Community College 563-244-7100
- Muscatine Community College 563-288-6100