S-211 Portable Pumps
Standard letter grades
Total contact hours
FIRE 125 and MTH 015 (or higher).
Covers skills needed to design, setup, operate, troubleshoot, and shut down portable water delivery systems. Focuses on portable pumps, not water delivery for engines. Includes portable water delivery systems, equipment, roles and responsibilities, and system design and hydraulics. Includes an applied field exercise. National Wildfire Coordinating Group certified course.
Course learning outcomes
1. Demonstrate skills needed to design, set up, operate, troubleshoot, and shut down portable water delivery systems.
The learning outcomes are those of the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).
- Portable water delivery systems
- System design and hydraulics
- Field exercise
Students will need to provide wildland boots for class. All other material and personal protective equipment is provided.