030-0505/02 – Fire-Fighting Equipment Fundamentals (ZTP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Fire ProtectionCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Ondřej Zavila, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Ondřej Zavila, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JAN58 Ing. Ladislav Jánošík, Ph.D.
ZAV06 doc. Ing. Ondřej Zavila, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Combined Graded credit 14+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The main point of the subject is to introduce basic terminology, principles and way of use of chosen fire protection technical equipment. It covers the field of basic fire protection armatures, breathing apparatuses, detectors, protective clothes, fire tracks, fire-fighting aircrafts, fire pumps and fire extinguishers.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Project work

Summary

Students will get an overview of basic terminology, principles and way of use of chosen technical eyuipment of fire protection. All topics will be presented by spoken word with a support of electronic presentation, illustrative pictures and videos. Spoken presentation will also be completed by original fire protection technical equipment exhibits.

Compulsory literature:

ARTHUR E. COTE, Arthur E.editor-in-chief, John R.Jr JOHN R. HALL, Robert E.associate editor; Pamela A ROBERT E. SOLOMON a Casey C.associate editor CASEY C. GRANT. Fire protection handbook. 20th ed. Quincy, Mass: National Fire Protection Association, 2008. ISBN 08-776-5758-0. Fundamentals of fire fighter skills. 03. vyd. S.l.: Jones And Bartlett Publis, 2013. ISBN 978-128-4059-656.

Recommended literature:

GRIMWOOD, Paul. 3d fire fighting: training, techniques, and tactics. 1st ed. Stillwater, OK: Fire Protection Publications, Oklahoma State University, 2005, xv, 434 p. ISBN 08-793-9258-4.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Creating and introducing presentation focused on chosen topic.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Fire-fighting armatures – suction part and delivery part. 2. Breathing apparatuses – air. 3. Breathing apparatuses – oxygen. 4. Dettection eyuipment and monitoring. 5. Protective clothing – basics. Personal protective equipment firefighters. 6. Protective clothing – chemical protective clothes and its testing. 7. Clothing against radiant heat. 8. Fire-fighting tracks. 9. Fire-finghting Air Service of Fire and Resque Service of the Czech Republic. 10. Fire pumps. 11. Fire extinguishers.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 51
        Project Project 30  15
        Other task type Other task type 21  10
        Written exam Other task type 49  26
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2012/2013 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
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2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
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2009/2010 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
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2004/2005 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
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