Study programmes / B-ARB Arboristics / Practical Training
Course code:PRXA
Course title in language of instruction:Výrobní praxe ARB
Course title in Czech:Výrobní 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, 0/0/0 (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 2018/2019 - FFWT
Name of lecturer:Ing. Jan Dvořák, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Aims of the course:Basics of practical arboricultural activities.
Work under leadership of an instructor.
Course contents:
1.Practice (allowance 0/86)

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
-Knowledge of basic business
-Knowledge of laws connected with the urban green
-Knowledge of the business - the identification, evaluation and grasping opportunities
-Problem solving ability
-Skills prepare a business plan
-Student is able to use theoretical knowlege od statistics in practical analysis
-Theoretical knowledge application ability
-Tree planting skills

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:Attendance on all days of presribed practice (100% attendance)
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. Péče o dřeviny rostoucí mimo les . Vlašim: ČSOP Vlašim, 2003. 261 p. ISBN 80-86327-36-1.
  • 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. Bezpečnostní vazby. Zahradnictví = Záhradníctvo : Měsíčník pro profesionální zahradníky. Odborný recenzovaný časopis. 2011. v. 2011, no. 8, p. 54--56. ISSN 1213-7596.