Basic Hot Fire Training, 23 – 28 August 2015, Ig near Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sunday, 23. August 2015 to Friday, 28. August 2015

This training was hosted and organised by the Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief and supported by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency. The training represents Slovenian contribution to the DPPI SEE Disaster Management Training Programme for 2015.
 
The training aimed to provide the participants with theoretical knowledge and basic practical skills in the field of fire extinguishing known as hot fire/flashover training, while also improving their existing knowledge of basic skills and techniques of fire-fighting and basic operational procedures for indoor fires. The training also intended to raise awareness on procedures and practices of fire development and behaviour in different scenarios.
 
​Target audience of the training were professional operational fire-fighters and commanders from the DPPI SEE member countries. Total of 15 professionals from seven (7) DPPI SEE member countries participated in the training.
 
The training was implemented as a combined structure of theoretical lectures and practical work given and was supervised by the licensed teachers and instructors trained by the Swedish Rescue Services Agency. The training ‘’Hot Fire Training - module A’’ is approved and signed by the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Slovenia.
 
More detailed information on this year’s Basic Hot Fire training can be found in the Event Report