Vocational high school is situated in Topoľčany, in the Slovak Republic. It has 610 students and 67 teachers. The school offers 4 years study program, 3 years program, and 2 years post-secondary study program.
We will continue with our effort to decrease the number of young people involved in traffic accidents by organizing regular road safety events with students of our school. We expect to attract approximately 600 participants, focused on the students of 1. - 4. Years of study (age 14-18).
The events will be organized from September - June, each school year:
1. Knowledge gaining in the field of traffic education will be ensured in collaboration with the regional traffic department in Topoľčany. Form: lectures, discussions, practical exercises, use of audiovisual technology, twice a year.
2. The students will receive lectures and discussions in collaboration with the regional director of Police Force in Nitra and Local Police in Topoľčany to gain the right behaviour and habits in the traffic.
3. We will organize lectures and practical first aid trainings in collaboration with Red Cross Topoľčany, practical training of resuscitation in connection to road accidents.
4. We will organize humanitarian action called ¨Graduation’ s Drop of Blood¨- voluntary blood donation with Red Cross Topoľčany and National Transfusion Station of Slovak Republic in Nitra once a year. The goal is to deliver the message of responsibility in the road safety also to students. The aim is to attract 100 students by year.
5. We will offer regular additional activities on road safety education. Theoretical and practical activities will be organised by the teachers twice a month.
Duration: 3 years.