Pumper Driver/Operator
Wed, 2018-04-04 19:00 - Sun, 2018-04-29 17:00
This activity closed on March 27th, 2018 and is no longer available for enrollments.
Program Description 

This program encompasses all prerequisites to meet the requirements of PA State and National Certification for Pumper Driver/Operator. Subjects include Emergency

Vehicle Operations, Maintenance and Inspection Procedures, Fire Service Hydraulics, and Placement of Pumping Apparatus at Fire Scenes, Instruction in the basic methods of water movement in the rural area. Tank trucks and large diameter hose are utilized. Those students who meet the prerequisites and successfully complete the course will be eligible to test for PA State and National Certification as Pumper Driver/Operator.


Questions or Concerns


Contact:  Dawn Breeden    Phone:  610-344-5244

Course instructions

April  4, 7, 8, 9,11, 15, 16, 18, 21, 22, 29  (the 29th would be the national cert test)

Week Nights - 7 pm to 10 pm

Week Ends - 8:30 am to 5 pm


Chester County Public Safety Training Campus
137 Modena Road
Coatesville, PA 19320
United States

Required hardware / software

Equipment Required: PPE


Prerequisites: Valid PA Drivers License, 18 years of age.  Access to Class A Pumper.


Certification: PA State Pumps I & II, PA State Emergency Vehicle Operations


Special Notes: Students not meeting the requirements for National Pumper Driver/Operator testing may attend the course and will receive the state certificates listed

upon successful completion. Students must be able to provide a Class A Pumper for use during practical skills evolutions. 100% attendance is required for successful completion of the course. Apparatus such as ambulances, squads, brush trucks, and chief’svehicles are not acceptable for this EVO course.


Course Cost: $350.00 —includes certification testing

(Out of County Student Fee $400.00)

Course details

  • Event starts: Wed, Apr 04 2018 - 7:00 pm
  • Event ends: Sun, Apr 29 2018 - 5:00 pm
  • Course opens: Wed, Nov 29 2017
  • Course expires: Mon, Mar 26 2018
  • Cost: $350.00