Main tasks

The Institute of Public Administration and Research in Civil Protection (IPARCP) is a sectoral institution of higher education that carries out educational, scientific and scientific-technical activities in the field of civil protection and is subordinate to the management of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine. The Institute was established pursuant to the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine of February 5, 2020 № 49 and the order of the SES of March 2, 2020 № 180 by reorganizing the Ukrainian Research Institute of Civil Protection and the Institute of Public Administration in the Field of Civil Protection through the procedure of joining the newly established Institute.  

The Ukrainian Research Institute of Civil Protection and the Institute Public Administration in the Field of Civil Protection 

          

The Institute main tasks:

postgraduate training;

implementation of educational activities aimed at providing trainees with further training according to the licenses and / or accredited educational programs;

implementation of postgraduate training in the field of expertise “Civil Protection”, “Public Administration”;

providing educational activities on the third level of Higher Education in the field of expertise “Civil Protection”, “Public Administration”; 

performance of  applied research, research and development work, and another applied research in Civil Protection, Fire and Technogenic Safety;

substances and materials, electro-technical and other products testing to reveal the fire safety indicators;

draft documents development and objects of increased danger technogenic safety examination.

Fire -testing ground

On the fire -testing ground, specialists of the Institute conduct experimental research and tests on issues of civil protection, fire and man-made safety. On the basis of the scientific and testing center of the Institute, the Scientific and Research Center “Fire Safety” accredited by the National Accreditation Agency of Ukraine operates, which is capable of implementing 460 test methods.

 

The Institute is the basic organization of the Ministry of Regional Development 

In accordance with the order of the Ministry of Regional Development dated 11.11.2021 No. 293 “On inclusion of the Institute of Public Administration and  Research in Civil Protection in the list of basic organizations in construction and determination (revision) of directions of scientific and technical activity in construction, for which the basic organizations in the construction perform the functions of carrying out the standardization work in the construction” , the Institute expanded its powers in the following areas:

scientific and technical, experimental, methodical and information provision of fire safety regulation of buildings and structures;

scientific and technical, research, methodical and information provision of standardization of design and construction of civil protection structures and their functional parameters during operation, composition and content of engineering and technical measures of civil protection. 

The Institute serves as the secretariat of the TC25 Technical Standardization Committee 

The functions of TK25 are the development, review and approval of national standards, participation in the work of related technical committees of international and regional organizations, and formation of Ukraine’s position regarding the regulatory documents developed by these organizations. The Institute is also a collective member of TK40 "Documentation Insurance Fund" and TK192 "Forensic Expertise".