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. One of the aims of the Faculty is to also train professionals who possess skills for lifelong learning and a set of high personal and professional values.
Therefore, it is our great pleasure to invite future road safety experts to participate in Road Safety Summer School 2022!
During the course of nine 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!
In the course of nine days of theoretical and practical work within the summer school, 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. This will be followed by a field road safety inspection.
The main goal of the summer school is to provide a broad and expert training related to advanced concepts and elements of road safety and thus increase the knowledge and competence of participants.
The summer school will last nine working days, from 29/08 – 08/09/2022, during which the participants will attend theoretical lectures and do practical work according to the Summer School Program. The total duration of the summer school is 61 hours (1 hour = 60 min), which represents 2 ECTS credits that Master and Ph.D. students will receive after completing all the planned activities.
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.