Civil Protection System
Part of this Programme
Level of Qualification|Semesters|ECTS
Bachelor | Semestral | 5
Year | Type of course unit | Language
2 |Mandatory |Português
Total of Working Hours | Duration of Contact (hours)
125 | 45
Recommended complementary curricular units
Prerequisites and co-requisites
History of the civil protection system; Legislative structure of the civil protection system; National security systems; Management of civil protection operational activities; Typology of major accidents, catastrophes and calamities; Risk and emergency management; Operational planning and disaster management; Structure of the civil protection system; The National Civil Protection Authority and civil protection agents; National critical points and operational responses; Safety regulations; The catastrophe manager; The citizen and the civil protection.
Get acquainted with the national civil protection system and all entities that can contribute to the management of disasters or disasters, in the context of responding to complex phenomena of protection and relief of populations.
Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired
Ensure the necessary knowledge of the planning process, the risk assessment and the management of emergency situations.
Teaching methodologies and assessment
Thematic exhibition, with multimedia support, with examples for discussion and discussion of different approaches. Assessment through two tests and final written exam.
Diplomas orgânicos e legislação especifica nacional.
Coppola, D. P. (2013).Introduction to Emergency Management. Woburn,MA: Butterworth-Heinemann.
Diversos artigos de jornais e revistas.