Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 2nd Ed.

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ISBN: 9780879393595

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Overview

Competent, well-trained driver/operators, fire officers, and truck company members are essential for the optimal use of aerial apparatus. The 2nd edition of the Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, with new photos and illustrations, is designed to educate the driver/operators responsible for operating fire apparatus equipped with aerial devices. These devices include More »

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ISBN: 9780879393595

Competent, well-trained driver/operators, fire officers, and truck company members are essential for the optimal use of aerial apparatus. The 2nd edition of the Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, with new photos and illustrations, is designed to educate the driver/operators responsible for operating fire apparatus equipped with aerial devices. These devices include aerial ladders, aerial ladder platforms, articulating elevating platforms, telescoping elevating platforms, and waters towers. This 2nd edition serves as a perfect complement to the Pumping Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook for driver/operators who are expected to operate both types of apparatus.

The 2nd edition of Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook addresses the key job performance requirements of NFPA 1002, Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications, 2009 edition. Learning objectives, key terms, and review questions are included in each chapter.

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Fire apparatus driver training Aerial apparatuses are an essential part of fighting fires that blaze high above the ground. If you plan to become an aerial apparatus driver and operator, the Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 2nd Ed. is the text you need to prepare for fire apparatus driver training tests. Aerial apparatus driver and operator is a highly skill-based position. By equipping yourself with the in-depth information from this textbook, you can learn to perform the job efficiently and safely.

Covers Multiple Apparatuses
The book’s chapters on fire apparatus driver training includes sections on aerial apparatuses like aerial ladders, aerial ladder platforms, articulating elevating platforms, telescoping elevating platforms, and water towers to name a few. Learning to work with multiple types of apparatuses will broaden your skill set and make you increasingly valuable to the department. No matter what type of aerial apparatus you are called to operate, you will be ready for the challenge.

Fire apparatus driver training Conforms to NFPA 1002
Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 2nd Ed. covers the essential job performance requirements outlined in NFPA 1002, Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications (2009). The NFPA is a leading national authority on fire protection and building safety. Staying current on NFPA standards for aerial pump apparatus driving and operating can assist you in passing firefighting tests and help you perform like a skilled firefighter in the field.

Start Learning Today
Fire apparatus driver training involves learning to drive aerial fire apparatuses to the scene of fires and operate them after you arrive. Aerial Apparatus Driver/Operator Handbook, 2nd Ed. is one of the best study resources for fire apparatus driver training especially for firefighters who wish to master the operation of several types of aerial apparatuses. If you are ready to start studying for your career as an aerial apparatus driver and operator, get the book from our online store today.

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