Syllabus academic year 2007/2008
INTRODUCTORY COURSE FOR FIREMENVBR240

Higher education credits: 4,5. Grading scale: UG. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Optional for: BI1. Course coordinator: Senior lecturer Robert J├Ânsson, robert.jonsson@brand.lth.se, Brandteknik och riskhantering. Assessment: Successful certification┬áincludes attendance at compulsory elements. Further information: The course is only available for students from School of Fire Protection Engineering. Home page: http://www.brand.lth.se/utbildning/brandkurser/.

Aim
The aim of this training course is to provide the students with a foundation in the Rescue Service's methods, work routines, and scope of operations. The student will receive an understanding of how and for what reasons the organisation operates.

With these knowledge skills and preparations as a base, the student will be able to participate in the daily operations of a community-based Rescue Service.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Contents

Literature
Handouts from Swedish Rescue Services Agency.