Risk prevention trainings for young people

Clear view...!?

 

Target group: third-year students of vocational educational institutions, forms 11 and 12 of general education schools

Group size: 20-30 students

Duration of training: 4 or 6 academic hours

Covered topics: general traffic risks; impact of alcohol on people, incl. their behaviour in traffic; traffic accidents (causes and consequences of accidents); and possible difficulties after an accident.

Methodology: discussions, group work, tests with alcohol impairment simulation goggles, meetings with police officers and a person who ended up in a wheelchair as a result of a traffic accident.

 

Every 1 Safely to Form 12 / The Last Picnic

 

Target group: first-year students of vocational educational institutions, form 10 of general education schools

Group size: 20-30 students

Duration of training: 2 academic hours

Covered topics: general risk behaviour of young people as pedestrians, cyclists, passengers and drivers in cars, and safer models for behaviour in traffic.

Methodology: discussions, group work, watching a film based on real life.

The project will be carried out in cooperation with the Police and Border Guard Board, the Rescue Board and the Estonian Red Cross. Water safety and first aid training will be carried out in schools in addition to traffic safety. There will be a practical safety day at the end of the project that summarises the activities. 

 

Georg and Kaspar

 

Target group: 9th forms of general education schools

Group size: 40-90 students

Duration of training: 2 academic hours

Covered topics: Legislation, responsibility. Connection between a misdemeanour and its consequences. Main traffic risks of young people: drunk driving, over-estimating one’s abilities, limited life and driving experience, lack of safety equipment, need to stand out among others. The lectures are based on lifelike situations and contain numerous examples from the extensive experience of the lecturers.

Methodology: The participants will watch the documentaries made by Märt Treier on the basis of real-life stories, hear the backstory of and circumstances surrounding the films, comment on the films and discuss them amongst themselves.