030-0510/01 – Firefighting Tactics II (TAK II)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Fire ProtectionCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Martin Trčka, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Martin Trčka, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KVA20 doc. Dr. Ing. Miloš Kvarčák
TRC009 Ing. Martin Trčka, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The essence of this course is to describe the activities of fire units on the site of an incident, identify hazards on-site and choose the appropriate protection. Includes a selection of disposal routes for emergencies based on the knowledge their symptoms, possible use of technical equipment and fire equipment and other rescue options system. In addressing the emphasis on the safety of persons, animals, property and the environment presents calculations of forces and resources to fighting the use of extinguishing agents and selected other business units to quantify Fire protection in interventions.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Fire Tactics II deals with procedures for fire suppression solutions that are formulated on the basis of practical experience of fire-fighting activity. The course presents procedures for the determination of forces and means required for fire suppression by water, foam, extinguishing powders, inert gases, and further quantifies procedures during water supply to the place of fire.

Compulsory literature:

AVILLO, Anthony. Fireground strategies : scenario workbook. Anthony Avillo. Tulsa, USA : [s.n.], 2003. 379 s. ISBN 0-87814-841-8. COLEMAN, John. Managing major fires. Tulsa, USA : [s.n.], 2001. 318 s. ISBN 0-912212-96-9. Fire stream praktices. IFSTA, USA : [s.n.], 1998. 458 s.

Recommended literature:

Lastfire, a Joit Oil Industry Project to Review the Fire Related Risks of Large, Open-top Floating Roof Storage Tanks, Steering Group Members 1997.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Semester work in the specified range, translation of technical text.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Fire fighting, fire tactics, strategy, decision-making intervention, content and continuity of operations units, determine the main direction of activity, setting battle sequences. 2nd Fire fighting, offensive and defensive action, determining the time required to break the fire. Danger on the fire site, prevalence and characteristics of the factors that threaten the health and lives of people (high temperature, smoke, electrical shock, explosion, fall, etc.). 3rd Fighting fires in difficult conditions, the strong wind, frost and water shortages. Transport of water on the fire place. 4th Documentation of fire fighting, fire tactical study, operational plan and the card content and method of processing. Evacuation plans. 5th Estimation of forces and means of fighting using foam, inert gas fire extinguishing powder. 6th Principles of fire fighting buildings for housing and accommodation, amenities buildings. The principles of open fire-fighting technological equipment, power equipment. Principles of fire fighting equipment and fire vehicles in transport. Principles of extinguishing fires in storage and agriculture, temporaries, special purpose buildings and facilities.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 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 30 (30) 15
                Písemné práce Written test 10  4
                Semestrální práce Semestral project 15  5
                Překlad odborného textu Other task type 5  0
        Examination Examination 70 (70) 36
                Písemná práce Written test 20  5
                Test Other task type 20  5
                Taktika zásahu Oral examination 30  10
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
FBI_ECTS 2018/2019 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2017/2018 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2017/2018 Full-time English Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2016/2017 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2015/2016 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block