Fire Safety and Civil Protection College

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27.01.2012

Director of Fire Safety and Civil Protection College
Ainars Pencis

 

Education:

1989. - Higher, Minsk Higher school of the Ministry of the Interior of USSR
1979. – Leningrad Fire-fighting Technical school

Work experience:

since 14.06.2011 Director of Fire Safety and Civil protection College
from 22.12.2005 till 01.04.2011 Chief of State Fire and Rescue Service
from 21.07.1997 till 20.12.2005 Deputy Chief of State Fire and Rescue Service

from 05.11.1990 till 21.07.1997 Commanding officer of Riga 1 Fire and Rescue department of Fire and Rescue Service department of Ministry of Interior
from 15.09.1989 till 05.11.1990 Vice-commander of Riga 7th  Independent Military Fire department of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior
from 01.02.1986 till 15.09.1989 Assistant of Chief of Fire – extinguishing orderly service of Riga garnison of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior
from 03.09.1985 till 01.02.1986 Commanding officer of Riga 12th  Independent Military Fire department of Technical service of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior
from 28.02.1983 till 03.09.1985 Chief of Training department of Training centre of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior

from 25.06. 1981 till 28.02.1983 Vice-commander of Riga 1st  Independent Military Fire department of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior

from 01.08.1980 till 25.06.1981 Chief-of-Fire staff of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior
from 30.07.1979 till 01.08.1980 Section commander of Riga 1st  Independent Military Fire department of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior
from 01.10.1976 till 28.06.1979 Cadet of Leningrad Fire-fighting Technical school
from 27.07.1976 till 01.10.1976 Fire-fighter of Riga 6th   Independent Military Fire department of Fire Office of Ministry of Interior

In-service training, additional education:

2011.- Management of structural units, Internal control - State administration school

2008. – USA FIB courses – Management of crisis in Baltic region and special activities (Hungary, Budapest)
2004. - CBSS Eirobaltic seminar - „Regionalization of Rescue Services", Finland (Helsinki)
2004. – International consultations about human aid matters, Sweden (Stockholm)
2000. – International seminar about Management response of Fire and Rescue services, Germany (Rheinland-Pfalz)
2000. – Training course about taking decisions, action principles and their application in emergency situations, Lithuania (Nemencine)
2000. – Training course about personal response and action in emergency situations, Lithuania (Nemencine)
1997. – International seminar about civil protection, Germany (Ahrweiler)
1994. – Special training course in Sweden Rescue Service agency, Rosersberg Rescue school, Sweden

Awards

On January 20, 2004 he was raised to the rank of general.

As recognition for good work he has received 17 awards, including 3 acknowledgments, 3 buttons, 2 Governmental Medals of Honour, medals, award of Ministry of Interior "Golden Medal of Honour".