Methods and Means for Forest Fire Suppression

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TitleΤΑΚΤΙΚΕΣ ΚΑΙ ΜΕΣΑ ΔΑΣΟΠΥΡΟΣΒΕΣΗΣ / Methods and Means for Forest Fire Suppression
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID420000203

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Dasologías kai Fysikoý Perivállontos (2020-sīmera)

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Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
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Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
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Course Content (Syllabus)
Tactics and methods of aerial and ground means for forest fire suppression. Use of portable tools, fire-fighting vehicles, airplanes and helicopters. Methods of arrangement and combination of fire-fighting forces with respect to their number and type, according to fire environment (vegetation, topography, meteorology) and fire behaviour. Organization forest fire-fighting institutions according to modern models (ICS-Incident Command System). Methodology of forest fire prevention plans.
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