May 19, 2022  
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FIR 129 - Hydraulics and Water Supply

Credits: 3
Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2
Practicum Hours: 0
Work Experience: 0
Course Type: -
This course provides a foundation of theoretical knowledge in order to understand the principles of the use of water in fire protection, and to apply hydraulic principles to analyze and solve water supply problems. Students will follow National Fire Protection Association Standard 1002 for pumper/operator certification. Course will allow student to take State of Iowa Pump Operator/Driver certification exam.
Prerequisite: Demonstration of a competency in high school level algebra or the equivalent. ALEKS score of 30% or higher or ACT of 14 or higher or completion of MAT063 with a grade of “C’ or better or program Chair approval. FIR 211  



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