Driver / Operator – Aerial
Wed, 2018-09-05 19:00 - Sun, 2018-09-23 17:00
This activity closed on August 26th, 2018 and is no longer available for enrollments.
Program Description 


DESCRIPTION:  The purpose of this program is to identify emergency service personnel who demonstrate competency in the performance requirements necessary to perform the duties of a firefighter. The NFPA 1002 Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications identifies the minimum requirements for firefighters who drive and operate fire apparatus in both emergency and non-emergency situations. A person certified at the Aerial Driver/Operator level will have demonstrated competency in the necessary knowledge and skills, to perform the minimum requirements of an emergency vehicle driver/operator.


PREREQUISITE: Fire Fighter I Certification, valid Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Driver’s License. 


FEE: $150.00 per student.  ($200.00 Out-of-County)


CERTIFICATION:  ProBoard Driver/Operator - Aerial Certification and the following Pennsylvania State Fire Academy certificates will be issued upon completion of the course: Aerial Apparatus Practices (AELA),  Emergency Vehicle Operator Training (EVOT) Aerial


REQUIREMENTS: Full turnout gear. Access to an aerial apparatus to operate and drive for class and for the National Certification Test.  









QUESTIONS:  Please contact Jeff Groves, Fire Training Coordinator, at CCPSTC (610) 344-5017 or via email at


Course instructions

Dates:  September 5, 8, 9, 11, 13, 15, 16,18, 20, 22, 23

Weeknights   7 pm to 10 pm

Weekends  8:30 am to 5 pm


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

Course details

  • Event starts: Wed, Sep 05 2018 - 7:00 pm
  • Event ends: Sun, Sep 23 2018 - 5:00 pm
  • Course opens: Mon, Mar 26 2018
  • Course expires: Sat, Aug 25 2018
  • Cost: $150.00