The department conducts educational activities in the disciplines "Fundamentals of Labour Protection and Safety," "Emergency Medicine", "extreme medicine", and to prepare students for the program for reserve officers.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine from February 1st, 2012 № 48 "On approval of the military training of students in higher education program for reserve officers' confirmed that Ternopil State Medical University named after I. Gorbachevskogo remains committed to preparing students for the program of reserve officers. The same decree allowed to prepare students and other medical institutions of higher education within the scope of the license.

The amount of training program for reserve officers at the medical faculty of 80 people, the dental - 40 persons in the pharmaceutical - 10 people.