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Leder for forebyggende avdeling (Norway)

  • Generic name of profession

    Fire prevention/protection officer
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Leder for forebyggende avdeling
    Deputy Chief Fire Officer Prevention (EN)
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  • 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 forebyggende avdeling i brannvesenet • planlegging av det forebyggende arbeidet • ledelse av det forebyggende personellet • oppgaver knyttet til budsjett og personal • rekruttering og opplæring
    • responsible for Fire Service's fire prevention department • planning activities regarding fire prevention • supervising of fire prevention personnel • duties such as budgets and personnel issues • tasks regarding recruiting and training (EN)
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