Course syllabus PPVD - Transportation Legislation (FA - WS 2019/2020)

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Course code: PPVD
Course title in language of instruction: Právní předpisy v dopravě
Course title in Czech: Transportation Legislation
Course title in English: Transportation Legislation
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: master continuing
Semester: WS 2019/2020
Name of lecturer: Ing. Adam Polcar, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites: Motor Vehicles II or now Motor Vehicles II
Aims of the course:
In this course, students will learn about individual acts and public notices concerning hauling and forwarding on public roads and communications. Presented and discussed will be problems of not only Czech but also international transportation and relevant rules and regulations.
Course contents:
1.Act n° 111/1994 Sb., on road traffic as amended (allowance 2/1)
2.Public Notice of Ministry of Transport (MDS) n° 478/2000 Sb.. (allowance 2/1)
3.Regulation (EC) n° 561/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council, on harmonisation of certain social legislation relating to road transport and amending Council regulations (EEC) n° 821/85 and (EC) n° 2135/98 and on reapealing Council regulations (EEC) n° 3820/85 and (EEC) n° 3821/85 relating to driving time, break and rest period rules for drivers engaged in national and international road transport and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
4.Public Notice of Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MZV) n° 64/19876 Sb., on European agreement about international transport of dangerous products(ADR) and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
5.Public Notice of MZV on international transport of perishable foodstuffs (ATP) and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
6.Public Notice of MZV n° 11/1975 Sb., on Convention on the contract for the international carriage of goods by road (CMR) and related rules and regulations, as amended (allowance 2/1)
7.Public Notice of MZV n° 144/1982 Sb., on Customs Convention on the International Transport of Goods under Cover of TIR Carnets (TIR Convention) and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
8.Act n° 246/1992 Sb., on protection of animals against maltreatment and torture, as amended (Animal Welfare Act) , Public Notice n° 296/2003 Sb., on animal health and its protection, transport of animals and qualification to perform some veterinary activities, Public Notice of n° 193/2004 Sb., on protection of transported animals, and other related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
9.Act n° 56/2001 Sb., on conditions of traffic on public roads and amendment of the Act n° 168/1999 Sb., on responsibility insurance for damages caused by operation of vehicles as amended (by the Act n° 307/1999 Sb., in its valid wording), Public Notice of MDS n° 341/2002 Sb., on approval of technical qualification and conditions of traffic on roads and motorways, as amended, and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
10.Act n° 13/1997 Sb., on roads and motorways, as amended, Public Notice n° 104/1997 Sb., as amended, and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
11.Act n° 247/2000 Sb., on acquisition of professional qualification to drive (driving licence) and about changes of some other acts, as amended (allowance 2/1)
12.Public Notice n° 167/2002 Sb., which implements Act n° 247/2000 Sb., on acquisition and improvement of professional qualification to drive, as amended, in wording of the Act n° 478/2001 Sb. and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
13.Act n° 361/2000 Sb., on traffic, as amended (allowance 2/1)
14.Public Notice of n° 30/2001 Sb., which implements rules and regulations concerning traffic on public roads and motorways, and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/1)
Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to apply knowledge
-Ability to communicate with professionals in different field of study
-Ability to make decisions
-Ability to solve problems
-Professional knowledge

Specific competences:
-Eligibility for a certificate of operation of road freight transport.
-Knowledge of MT regulations and their application in the transport companies
-Orientation in the problematic of traffic act and applicable regulations
-Skills in European road transport agreements and state professional supervision.

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: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice14 h
     consultation8 h
     preparation for exam35 h
     preparation for regular assessment7 h
     preparation for regular testing10 h
     elaboration and execution of projects16 h
Total118 h
Assessment methods:
Compulsory attendance at exercises. Processing and defense of the presentation on a given topic. Writing a final test at least 70%. Oral examination
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQBŘEZINA, J.Přehled předpisů v silniční nákladní dopravěOstravaRepronis2010978-80-7329-239-3
RENařízení Evropského parlamentu a Rady (ES) č.561/2006
RENařízení Rady (EHS) č.3821/85 o záznamovém zařízení v silniční dopravě
REVyhlášky MZV
REZákon č.111/1994 Sb., o silniční dopravě
REZákon č.56/2001 Sb., o podmínkách provozu vozidel na pozemních komunikacích


Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 11/20/2019.

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