Fire Training

Fire Training

Fire Instructors:

  • David O. Simmons, SFI 1309
  • Ronald Wamsley, SFI 1317
  • Greg Peck, Jr., SFI 1319
  • Melvin Harrington, SFI 1318
  • Mark Degraw, SFI 1320

Apparatus Operator - Aerial Device

Apparatus Operator - Aerial Device

Location: Public Safety Facility, Delhi

Dates: 9/17, 9/19, 9/23, 9/25, 10/1, 10/3, 1830-2130hrs and 10/12, 0830-1630hrs (Field Exercise)
Instructor: Mark Degraw, NYS SFI
Details: Designed to follow the NFPA 1002 Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications, provides the student with knowledge necessary to operate, inspect and maintain aerial devices. Course content includes emergency vehicle operations review, classification and typing, vehicle inspection, operation of various types of aerial devices including platforms and ladders, proper location of placement and setup at an incident including driving, spotting and stabilizing. Fire departments must possess an aerial device to offer this program enabling students to fully operate this device.

Pre-Requisites: BEFO or equivalent and Signed Chief's Authorization