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CAFS - Compressed Air Foam Systems & Class "A" Foam

ASP540  - 20.00 Hours

Schedule

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific requirements. For more information about this course
or to schedule a class, please contact us at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

NOTICE: A late fee of $50.00 will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline for the Annual Fire Training School classes.

This is a 20 hour classroom and hands-on course with field applications (and live burns) and is designed for fire suppression personnel currently using, or contemplating the use of Class "A" foam or CAFS.

Prerequisite

Students attending this course should have a good working knowledge of pump operations and foam applications.

Topics

  • CAFS components
  • Firefighting scenarios (live burn application)
  • Foam types and use
  • Hose evolutions
  • ISO CAFS addendum
  • Maintenance, troubleshooting
  • Nozzle types and use
  • Proportioning devices
  • Pump operations using foam
  • Specification writing, retrofits

Contact Information

Fire & Rescue

Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Toll-Free: (866) 878-8900 | Fax: (979) 847-9304
esti@teex.tamu.edu

Other Information

This course will start on SUNDAY at 2:00 p.m.

PPE Level 4
  • Go to www.teex.com/firesafety to read details in the TEEX Student Safety Manual. All students are required to follow this manual at all times.
  • Students should bring the same type of clothing as worn on normal duty, including bunker gear which is NFPA 1971 compliant.

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