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Truck Chauffeur Prep School – Frisco, TX

November 6 - November 7

Truck Chauffeur Prep School – Frisco, TX
November 6-7, 2019
Hosted by the Frisco Fire Department
Location: 8601 Gary Burns Drive Frisco, Texas

About the program:
Chauffeurs will gain a new appreciation for their role in the truck company. The goal is to prepare the chauffeur with an operational understanding of his responsibilities and his apparatus through a mix of class room lecture and interactive exercises, followed by extensive “in the street” exercises.

Students will gain a working knowledge of the use and operations of aerial apparatus and role that aerial apparatus plays in both offensive and defensive truck company operations. Upon completion of this program the student will demonstrate safe, operational positioning, setup for offensive and defensive tactical operations. Students will participate in depth perception, raising & lowering, extending in & out, scrub of the building and rotation drills.

Placement for defensive operations using aerial master streams and techniques using aerial apparatus for special operations are also incorporated in the program.

Some of the topics:
Understanding the truck
Pre and Post Use Inspections
Aerial apparatus positioning
Ladder truck driving practices
Offensive & defensive use of aerials

The Lead Instructor: Captain Art Ashley, Lexington (KY) Fire Department

For Details or to enroll contact Jeromy Porter Battalion Chief – Training Division


November 6
November 7
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Frisco Fire Department


Frisco Fire Department
8601 Gary Burns Drive
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