On November 18, 2021, students of 2-4 courses of the specialty “Life Safety and Environmental Protection” of the Faculty of Engineering and Humanities of WKITU visited and got acquainted with the work of the operational and rescue team of the State Institution “Fire and Rescue Service of the Department of Emergency Situations of the West Kazakhstan region of the Ministry of emergency situations of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Uralsk) “. The purpose of the excursion is to acquaint students with the place of production, increase their understanding, interest in their profession. The organizers of the event were the head of the department “Ecology and biotechnology” WKITU L.I.Baitlesova and senior teachers Kurmasheva G.R., Toleuova R.N., Murzabekova Zh.A. The leading rescuer of the operational rescue squad №2 of the specified enterprise A.V. Shveikin introduced water rescue equipment, fire extinguishing equipment, special devices, equipment for rescuers, life support equipment. He also explained in detail to the students that they are responsible for activities in this area. They also explained to the students in detail that activities in this field are responsible and that quality education can only be achieved by complementing theoretical knowledge with practical work. Cynologist A.I. Zhumabekova showed training with a trained dog that can find the missing, injured in hard-to-reach places of the search and rescue team. Seeing work in production, future specialists have increased respect for the profession being studied.