Pump Apparatus Operator

Course Description:
This course is designed to educate driver/operators who are responsible for operating apparatus equipped with fire pumps. The information in this manual aids the driver/operator in meeting the objectives found in Chapters 1. Administration, 4; General Requirements; 5. Apparatus Equipped with Fire Pumps; 8. Wildland Fire Apparatus; and 10. Mobile Water Supply Apparatus of NFPA 1002, Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications (2009).

MFFTC Approved Curriculum: IFTSA-Pump apparatus operator Jones & Bartlett Fire Service Pump Operator.

Course Name: Pump Apparatus Operator

Acronym: PAO

Course Code: B01B

Instructional Hours: 40

Student Manuals: See Vendor List

To Schedule Course: SMOKE 

Instructor Fee: $1800.00

Student Application: SMOKE 

Student Prerequisites:

  • Eighteen years of age or older 
  • Member of an organized Michigan Fire Department 
  • Fire Fighter I, II or I & II certified
  • Completed and Passed the MFFTC Drivers Training Course

Quiz: Included with instructor outline

Written Test: Included with instructor outline

Practical Test: Included with instructor outline

Instructor List: All Current MFFTC Fire Service Instructors

Vendor Information

Michigan State Firemen's Assoc. 
9001 Miller Road
Suite #10
PO Box405
Swartz Creek, MI48473-0405
Telephone: 800-445-3844
e-mail: msfassoc@aol.com
web site: www.angelfire.com/mi/michiganstatefireme

Time Emergency Equipment 
2341 Avon Industrial Drive
Rochester Hills, MI48309
Telephone: 800-752-8504
e-mail: time1south@aol.com
web site: www.timeemergency.com