050-0024/02 – Risk assessment (PR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Civil ProtectionCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Aleš BernatíkSubject version guarantorIng. Lenka Brumarová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2021/2022Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAL282 Ing. Lenka Brumarová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 28+28
Part-time Credit and Examination 14+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the area of risk assessment, which is part of the risk management. Students will be introduced to risk assessment procedures for specific risks.

Teaching methods



The course deepens students' knowledge of a dynamically evolving field - prevention of emergencies in territorial units. It provides information on the safety management system and the quantitative assessment of the risks of emergencies to human health and life, property and the environment. The requirements for the elaboration of the risk analysis of territorial units are analyzed in detail, as well as the quantitative risk assessment on practical examples.

Compulsory literature:

BERNATÍK A., MALÉŘOVÁ, L. Analýza rizik území. SPBI Spektrum, 2010, 83 s. 1. vydání, ISBN: 978-80-7385-082-1 ČSN ISO 31000 Risk management - Principes and guidelines. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2010. ČSN EN 31010 Management rizik - Techniky posuzování rizik. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2011.

Recommended literature:

Purple Book CPR 18E, Guidelines for Quantitative Risk Assessment, The Hague, 2005. TNI 01 0350. Management rizik – Slovník (Pokyn 73). Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2010. RAUSAND, Marvin. Risk assessment: theory, methods, and applications. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2011. ISBN 978-0-470-63764-7.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

credit-seminar work in el. form and its presentation, written exam


Other requirements

There are no additional requirements for the student.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to issues, concepts and extraordinary events 2. Risk management - ISO 31000 3. Risk assessment methods 4. Threats to the human system in the territory 5. Risk assessment, risk perception, risk acceptability 6. Risks of industrial accidents - loss of control over hazardous substances 7. Risks of industrial accidents and protection of the population 8. Human system vulnerability 9. Cross-border cooperation in risk management 10. Human factor and risks associated with it 11. Risk transfer 12. Case studies

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2021/2022 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 30  20
        Examination Examination 70  31
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 70 participation at the exercise, semestr work

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2022/2023 (N1032A020006) Physical security engineering ŘBS P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2022/2023 (N1032A020006) Physical security engineering ŘBS K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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