CANCELLED Driver Pump Operator

New Market Fire & Rescue
9771 South Congress Street
New Market, VA 22844

Updated schedule posted 3/5/2020

Shenandoah County Dept. of Fire and Rescue, in conjunction with the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, will be sponsoring a certification course in Driver Pump Operator. The VDFP’s Driver Operator- Pumper training program consists of 64 hours of classroom instruction and practical sessions; providing detailed instruction on the operation, maintenance, and design of pumping fire apparatus. The content of this program is based on the most current edition of the NFPA 1002 standard.

Location: New Market Fire & Rescue  9771 S. Congress Street, New Market, VA, 22844

Dates: March 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 and April 2, 7, 9, 11, 18, 19, 25 and 26. DPO Spring 2020 Schedule

Lead Instructor: SCFR Instructor Cadre

Times: Class begins at 1800 on weekdays and 0800 on weekends

Cost: $25.00

Prerequisites: Firefighter Level I certification, HazMat Operations, &students are encouraged to have some basic knowledge of the operation of fire apparatus. Students must be EVOC certified (minimum of Class III). Possess a valid unrestricted driver’s license. Minimum of 18 years of age.

Registration: If you are interested in attending, please submit a completed Training Registration Form, copies of prerequisites, and registration fee to Shannon Walters or DC Courtney Cave. Forms are available on our website at or by calling 540-459-6167.