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Road safety summer school

A comprehensive road safety summer school which includes theoretical sections and practical work

Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, University of Zagreb has long been devoted to providing our students with a stimulating environment that encourages them to become active and independent researchers and to develop skills of independent thinking, communication and problem-solving.

Therefore, it is our great pleasure to invite future road safety experts to participate in Road Safety Summer School 2021!

During the course of eight days, world-renowned experts from the field will introduce participants to the state-of-the-art findings related to the main factors of road safety: the human factor, the road and its environment, and the vehicle factor. Besides theoretical part, through practical work (crash test and field inspections) participants will learn the basics of accident analysis and road safety inspection. Of course, it is not all about learning: excursions and extracurricular activities are planned in order for you to enjoy the beautiful and sunny Croatia.

Join us, learn more to make an impact, meet new friends and colleagues, and make the most out of your summer!


SUMMARY OF THE SUMMER SCHOOL

Throughout the summer school in the course of eight days of theoretical and practical work, participants will be introduced to the state-of-the-art findings related to the main factors of road safety: the human factor, the road and its environment, and the vehicle. The practical part of the summer school will introduce participants to the basics of traffic accident analysis based on the actual data obtained from a crash test. In addition, a field road safety inspection will be organized.

The main goal of the summer school is to provide a broad and expert education related to advanced concepts and elements of road safety and thus increase the knowledge and competence of participants.

The summer school will last eight working days, from 30/08 – 08/09/2021, during which participants will attend theoretical lectures and do practical work according to the Summer School Program. The total duration of the summer school is 56 hours (1 hour = 60 min), which represents 2 ECTS credits that Master and Ph.D. students will receive after completing all the planned activities.

CONFIRMATION OF SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THE SUMMER SCHOOL

After completing the theoretical and practical lectures, participants will receive a certificate of successful completion. The certificate contains the name of the participant, dates of the summer school, number of lecturing hours, the ECTS credits awarded and the signature of the Dean of the Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences, University of Zagreb.

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