This is a course that give the delegates an opportunity to gather, learn, share ideas and exchange thoughts and views from one another but also to hear what the The Internaional Fire Academy - Europe‘s leading fire academy recommends in situaions that may arise.
Runehamar tunnel has been used for fire tests since 1984. Now it is also used for training of personnel at the fire department, the Public Roads Administration and the Norwegian Public Rail Administration.
Holistic thinking and interdisciplinary understanding is central key concept for the Norwegian tunnel education. Emphasis is placed on how the operation and maintenance are better able to set the agenda in the planning and construction phase. The program also focuses on how the planning process affects a good product.
The International Fire Academy is the training partner of the Swiss Federal Roads Office (FEDRO) and Swiss Railways (SBB), and to many fire brigades and fire service authorities in Europe. A team of experienced experts delivers the Swiss tunnel deployment training course using a educational methodology training concept. In the two tunnel training facilities in Balsthal and Lungern, trainees can apply the knowledge they have acquired in realistic scenarios.