S-211 Portable Pumps
Standard letter grades
Contact hours total
FIRE 100 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. Topics include portable water delivery systems, equipment, roles and responsibilities, and system design and hydraulics. Includes an applied field exercise. This is an NWCG certified course.
The following learning outcomes are those of the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG).
1. Demonstrate skills needed to design, set up, operate, troubleshoot, and shut down portable water delivery systems.
• Portable Water Delivery Systems
• System Design and Hydraulics
• Field Exercise
Students will need to provide wildland boots for class. All other material and PPE is provided to the student.
Students are assessed by unit review questions, field exercise and final exam.