International Summer School in Occupational Risk Assessment

International Summer School in Occupational Risk Assessment

The course will include three days of lectures and workshops atuniversity and two days of on-site practical training in the real workplaces inindustrial companies.

All activities will be conducted in English.

The Summer School is organised under the project “RiskMan” (2018-1-CZ01-KA203-048141) co- funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union.

Target group:

University students from the VSB-Technical University of Ostrava and The University of Minho.

The course is intended for students from the 1st year of Master degree programme or students from 3rd or 2nd year of Bachelor programme with some knowledge of safety and risk assessment.

Course lecturers/trainers:

International lecturers from The University of Minho in Portugal, VSB-Technical University of Ostrava and The Austrian Workers' Compensation Board (AUVA) from Austria accompanied by the OSH professionals form the industrial companies.

Why take part?

Here are a few of the many benefits for participants:

  • Develop personally, professionally and academically
  • Gain knowledge in new subjects through new interactive teaching method
  • Gain new skills and boost your employability.
  • Broaden your horizons – physically and mentally!
  • Increase motivation to learn.
  • Develop cultural awareness and open-mindedness.
  • Enhance self-confidence.
  • Improve and gain language skills.

Fee info:

Summer school is free of charge thanks to the support from the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. 

Practical information:

Accommodation will be provided at the Halls of Residence VSB-TU Ostrava in shared two-bed rooms equipped with a kitchen unit, a bathroom and free wi-fi. The halls of residence are located in Poruba in the main VSB campus, address: Studentská 1770/1, 700 32 Ostrava - Poruba 

More information about  rooms and facilities may be found here. 

Free time

We have planned some cultural and social events for all participating during Summer School. Participants are also welcome to organize their own events and enjoy rich cultural life in Ostrava. For more information on Ostrava tourist and cultural attractions look  here. 




The venue:

Vysoká škola báňská - Technická univerzita Ostrava

17.listopadu, 15/2172
70833 Ostrava