Framework of the faculty:
Firefighting faculty is a response to the growing demand for skilled and professional staff of the State Fire Service and other fire protection units. Fire protection technique is also a necessary knowledge in the field of expertise for: fire prevention, architecture, ventilation, electrical installations, construction expertise, fire alarm installation, audible warning systems and other. The need for compliance with fire safety standards in almost all spheres of public utility creates a demand for highly skilled specialists not only in the State Fire Department, but also private enterprises that are also obliged to implement their own procedures and systems of the anti-fire and rescue services.
Graduates of this faculty will gain knowledge of the following topics:
- Communication systems
- Organization of emergency systems
- Basic chemistry
- Fire safety of buildings
- Chemical rescue
- Firefighting tactics and rescue operations
- Crisis Management
- Logistics in crisis situations
- Airport fire safety
- Environmental protection
Graduation on specialty firefighting allows alumnus to work within the State Fire Service and other fire protection units, as well as the state administration and the private sector. Expertise in rescue will help achieving success in the labor market that is still showing the demand for professionals with expertise in the areas of security of mass events or public buildings. Graduates will have a broad firefighting career prospects thus will have the additional advantages on a competitive job market.