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Leder for beredskapsavdeling (Norway)

  • Generic name of profession

    Fire prevention/protection officer
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Leder for beredskapsavdeling
    Deputy Chief Fire Officer Operations (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    Other  no EU level regulation
    National legislation:
    Forskrift 26. juni 2002 nr. 729 om organisering og dimensjonering av brannvesen
    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    • Ansvarlig for beredskapsavdelingen i brannvesenet • Ledelse av brannkonstabler og befal • Oppgaver knyttet til budsjett og personal • Rekruttering og opplæring • Lede brannkonstabler og brannbefal på brann- eller ulykkessted • Øvelser av innsatslag • Innsatsplanlegging • Følge opp vaktordninger
    • Responsible for Fire Service's rescue and fire department • Supervising fire officers and firefighters • Duties such as budgets and personnel issues • Tasks regarding recruiting and training • Supervising other fire officers and firefighters at an emergency scene • Task force exercises • Planning of operations • Follow up hours of duty (EN)
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