030-0053/01 – Fire Protection and Safety Systems (PPBS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Fire ProtectionCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Aleš DudáčekSubject version guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Aleš Dudáček
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year4Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1999/2000Year of cancellation2009/2010
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesMaster
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BIT01 Ing. Petr Bitala, Ph.D.
DUD20 prof. Dr. Ing. Aleš Dudáček
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2
Combined Credit and Examination 14+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students understand the function and importance of fire safety systems and safety systems for buildings and propose the use of selected fire safety equipments to increase fire safety of buildings. Student is able to propose the use of security systems for buildings and evaluate the coordination of security systems and fire safety systems in the building.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Fire safety equipment (FSE), its importance and categorisation. Inclusion of FSE into fire safety of structures and technologies. Principles of timely fire detection, systems of FDA. Fixed extinguishing systems, systems for smoke, heat and combustion product exhaustion. Systems for detection of releases of combustible and toxic gases and vapours. Alarm systems.

Compulsory literature:

ČSN 342710, ČSN 730875, EN 54-x, EN 50136-1-1,2-3, 2-4, 1-4, EN 501301-1, EN 501306-1-1, EN 50134-7, EN 50131-6, EN 50132-7,EN 50132-2-1

Recommended literature:

Any up-to-date literature in the area of interest; teacher will recommend it upon request.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.1 Fire safety equipment, their purpose, types 1.2 Security systems, purpose, types 2 Fire safety equipment 2.1 Fire Detection and Alarm Systems, purpose, types 2.1.1 Methods of early detection 2.1.2 Description of FDAS 2.1.3 Fire detectors - principle, function, distribution 2.1.4 Control units 2.1.5 Additional equipment 2.1.6 Design, construction and operation of FDAS 2.2 Fire fighting equipment, purpose, types 2.2.1 Sprinkler systems 2.2.2 Drenching fire-fighting system 2.2.3 Foam fire extinguishing system 2.2.4 Powder fire extinguishing system 2.2.5 Gas fire extinguishing system 2.2.6 Halon fire extinguishing system 2.2.7 Other types of fire extinguishing systems 2.2.8 Design, construction and operation of fixed fire extinguishing systems 2.3 Equipment for the detection of combustible or toxic gases and vapours 2.3.1 Importance of detection of combustible and toxic gases and vapours 2.3.2 Methods used for detection 2.3.3 Instrumentation 2.3.4 Design of systems for the detection of combustible and toxic gases and vapours 2.4 Equipment for smoke and heat exhaust systems 2.4.1 The importance of using the device for heat and smoke, their distribution 2.4.2 Equipment for natural heat and smoke vent 2.4.3 Equipment for the forced removal of heat and smoke 2.4.4 Design of equipment for heat and smoke exhaust systems 3rd Security Systems 3.1 Security assessment of the building, building regime study 3.2 Construction and technical protection, the protection regime 3.3 Using technical means – Alarm systems 3.3.1 Sensors for the shield (perimeter) and spatial protection 3.3.2 Control unit 3.3.3 CCTV 3.3.4 The use of intrusion alarm, follow-up operation 4 Cooperation of Fire alarm systems and Intruder alarm systems

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 35 (35) 0
                Project Project 10  0
                Written exam Written test 25  0
        Examination Examination 65 (65) 0
                Written examination Written examination 45  0
                Oral Oral examination 20  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2008/2009 (M3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (M3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (M3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (M3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (M3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan

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