Fire protection responsible

Get to know the regulations and elements in fire protection that are important for fire protection officers. The course meets the requirements for training given by the authorities.

Technical information

Course name : Fire protection responsible
Course manual : No
Type : E-learning
Estimated duration : 3 hours
Language: Norwegian

System requirements

This course can be run on a computer, tablet and smart phone. For handheld devices we recommend a stable Wi-fi connection. Flash is not required for this course.

Recommended minimum connection speed is 1.5 Mbps. If you experience problems while running the course, we recommend using the Google Chrome browser.

Practical Part

Bring the confirmation of completion for the theoretical part with you when you arrive for the practical session. Bring a printout or have it visible on your mobile phone. Without confirmation, you will not be allowed to participate in the practical part.


After completing the course, the participant should acquire knowledge, attitudes, and skills in fire and injury prevention measures according to the requirements of Norwegian legislation. This will enhance the company's expertise in ensuring the protection of the environment, life, health, and material assets through its fire prevention efforts. This course provides a necessary and solid foundation for the practical part, which also includes training in the use of basic firefighting equipment.

Target group

Both users and owners of buildings are required by health, safety, and environmental legislation, as well as the Fire Safety Regulations, to have knowledge about fire safety.

The course covers the requirements of the new regulation that came into effect on January 1, 2016 and is aimed at fire safety managers and individuals responsible for fire safety on each floor, as well as other health, safety, and environmental personnel focused on fire safety.

Subjects covered in the course

  • Introduction
  • Owner's obligations
  • User's obligations
  • Fire and fire prevention
  • Fire inspection
  • Risk analysis
  • Fire knowledge
  • Fire spread
  • Fire extinguishing agents and maintenance
  • Technical fire protection measures
  • Planning and conducting fire drills


Prerequisites: None

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