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Course Description

This course is for students responsible for operating fire apparatus equipped with an aerial device. Topics include inspecting, maintaining, and testing of aerial devices. Practical application requires driving an aerial apparatus including tiller operations, positioning and stabilizing the apparatus, and operating the aerial device. ADVISORY: JFT 7A and JFT 7B.

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognize standards, and related laws for tiller and straight bodied aerial fire apparatus.
  • Increase their driving skills during simulated driving conditions

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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