Pump Operations

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Date(s) - June 26
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Parkersburg Fire Station 6

Wood County Fire School is pleased to announce a Pump Operations course.

Location: Wood County Training Center (2311 Camden Ave., Parkersburg, WV 26101)

Dates:  June 26-27, 2021

Times:  0800-1600 daily

Description: Pumps Operations (16 hours) (Open to Junior Firefighters)

This class is designed for new operators. The session will cover pump operation and general knowledge of pumps and equipment; such as relief valves, proper pumper positioning, appliances needed to supply water to and from a fire apparatus. This includes drafting from static water sources, dry hydrants and relay operations.

Please note: There have been questions about if the class is only open to Wood County individuals. This class IS open to anyone.

Equipment Needed: Turn Out Gear

Instructors: Paul Jordan (Deputy Chief, Williamstown Fire Company) & Steve Scholl (Chief, Vienna VFD)

Cost: $20/person


To Register: Follow the guidelines in the attached document using the course number in this posting. WVPST is adopting a new registration platform that we believe will be more user-friendly. Should you have any issues, please contact Eva Godbey at eva.godbey@k12.wv.us.

Course Number: 21-570-05

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