030-0514 – Firefighting Equipment I (TP I)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Fire Protection
Subject guarantorIng. Ladislav Jánošík, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
030-0514/01 2002/2003 2010/2011 6
030-0514/02 2002/2003 2010/2011 6
030-0514/03 2002/2003 2010/2011 4
030-0514/04 2009/2010 2017/2018 5
030-0514/05 2018/2019 5

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The main aim of the subject is to introduce main functional processes of any human-machine system during any kind of crisis, and conditions of a dominant impact on system reliability and working life. Student should be able to present his/her knowledge and abilities, to explain main guidelines and applications of chosen technical equipments.

Teaching methods

Project work


Study of functional processes of man-machine systems in the aggressive environment of an incident, major influences acting on system reliability and life. Organisation and means of chemical-technical service of the Fire Rescue Service and personal protection.

Compulsory literature:

EBERT K. Feuerwehrarmaturen - Handbuch, 2. vydání, Max Widenmann, Armaturenfabrik, Giengen/Brenz, 99 s., 1988 MORRIS, B. Holmatro’s Vehicle Extrication Techniques. 2016. Holmatro Rescue Equipment. Netherlands. 95 s. ISBN 2-910725-34-0 Fire Protection Handbook. Hardbound, 2008, 3680 p.

Recommended literature:

Journal: Alarm Revue, Rescue report, Fire Engineering, Brandschutz, Drägerheft, etc.


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
030-0505 ZTP Fire-Fighting Equipment Fundamentals Recommended
030-0533 ZATP Rescue Apparatus and Equipment Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.