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Rural Water Movement Operations

Friday, April 28
This class will discuss various strategies and tactics for rural water movement from nurse tankers to the rural hitch, drafting operations, vacuum tankers, and the jet syphon and the advantages and disadvantages of each. You will learn why a certain strategy may or may not work for your department depending on resources. The class covers apparatus placement, pump operations and assignments, and flow charts and times of loss of water in each strategy.
Bill Adkins, Captain - Loveland-Symmes (OH) Fire Department