Study programmes / B-ARB Arboristics / Practical Training
Course code:PRXO
Course title in language of instruction:Provozní praxe ARB
Course title in Czech:Provozní praxe ARB
Course title in English:Practical Training
Mode of completion and number of credits:Fulfillment of requirements (3 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 0/0/10 (hours weekly/ hours weekly/ days in semester); part-time, 0/0/10 (h/h/days in semester)
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week; part-time, lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:bachelor
Semester:SS 2019/2020 - FFWT
Name of lecturer:Ing. Jan Dvořák, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Aims of the course:The practical training is focused to obtain parctical experiences, skills in arboriculture.
Course contents:
1.Practice focusing on manufacturing, management and control activities in the care of trees growing outside forest areas (allowance 0/80)

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to organize and plan ahead
-ability to solve problems
-ability to work independently
-capacity to adapt to new situations
-professional knowledge
-quality concept awareness
-skilled at utilizing and processing information
-work in team

Specific competences:
-Ability of orientation in Project Documentation of Buildings
-Ability to apply professional knowledge to climb up tree crowns
-Ability to salve of complexis of the problems
-Problem solving ability
-Theoretical knowledge application ability

Type of course unit:required
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:Compulsory work placement as a specialized course in accordance with requirements of the particular faculty.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:To obtain credit students hand over record of workflow signed by organisation, where the practical training was practised.
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     practical training84 h84 h
Total84 h84 h

Basic reading list
  • KOLAŘÍK, J. et al. Arboristika: pro další vzdělávání v arboristice. 1st ed. Mělník: Vyšší odborná škola zahradnická a střední zahradnická škola, 2008. 210 p.
  • KOLAŘÍK, J. -- SZÓRÁDOVÁ, A. Integrated system for assessing trees. In 17th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium. 9th ed. Sopron, Hungary: Faculty of Wood Sciences, University of West Hungary, 2011, p. 137--141. ISBN 978-963-9883-83-3.
  • KOLAŘÍK, J. et al. Péče o dřeviny rostoucí mimo les . Vlašim: ČSOP Vlašim, 2003. 261 p. ISBN 80-86327-36-1.
  • KOLAŘÍK, J. et al. Péče o dřeviny rostoucí mimo les. Vlašim: ČSOP, 2005. 720 p. Metodika Českého svazu ochránců přírody ;. ISBN 80-86327-44-2.
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