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Professional Certificates and Diplomas

Professional Certificate/Diploma in Road Safety Engineering

  • CPD Value: This course is awarded 30 CPD hours

Courses

Code Dates Location Type Cost (ex VAT)
RSE1901 Part 1: 24-25 Sep 19
Part 2: 22-23 Oct 19
Birmingham
B1 2JB
Non residential

IHE Members £1,650
Non Members £1,950

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Full Details

The role of the Road Safety Engineer could be considered a complex role which covers a multitude of disciplines within the field of traffic and transportation. Despite the niche role a Road Safety Engineer holds, there has been a lack of any specific formal qualification which the practitioner can undertake to demonstrate their experience and knowledge. The IHE recognises this shortfall and this course offers the opportunity for the Road Safety Engineer to expand their knowledge and demonstrate their competency in all aspects of road safety engineering.

Competencies

Core

  • Road Safety Engineering Basic Principles
  • Health and Safety/CDM
  • Collision Data, Analysis and Scheme Identification
  • Highway design and Traffic Engineering

Subject Specific

  • Education, Information, Training and Publicity
  • Monitoring/Post Opening Performance Evaluation
  • Road Safety Policy, Targets, Requirements and Advice, Best Practice Guidance Documents
  • Economics and Funding
  • Legal Issues in Road Safety
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Inspections
  • Road Safety Audit

The course is 4 days in total duration.  This is made up of 2 days, separated by an appropriate interval, and a further 2 days.

Training Facilities

Most of our training is delivered throughout the year in the clean, contemporary setting of our Birmingham office space and meeting rooms. This centrally located venue in Birmingham Brindleyplace give excellent connectivity across the UK.

Training is also run at our main IHE London office in Euston Tower, Euston RoadConference Aston, Birmingham B4 7ET, in Edinburgh at 7/9 North St Davids Street, EH2 1AW and at NAL, Weir Lane, Worcester, WR2 4AY (IHE’s Corporate Partner).

Please check the location under your specific course to find out where your course is run.

Overview

IHE Professional Certificates and Professional Diplomas accredit the skills highways practitioners are expected to know and deliver in the workplace. IHE membership is not required, and you don’t need any specific academic qualifications or to take a training course.

Professional Certificate

IHE Professional Certificates are one of the cornerstones of our exciting new virtual Highway Engineering Academy. They can be completed either through a structure training course or through independent study. IHE Professional Certificates are for practitioners who are technically competent and are often skilled practitioners working under the guidance of others. More information can be found in the Professional Certificate application and guidance booklets below.

In addition, IHE Professional Certificates can form the basis for Engineering Council registration at Engineering Technician (EngTech) level. The two processes are designed to build upon each other and applying for EngTech alongside your Professional Certificate is easy. The supporting guidance booklets can be found below.

Professional Diploma

IHE Professional Diplomas provide recognition to the skilled senior practitioners working in the highways sector. Like the rest of the virtual Highway Engineering Academy, they can be completed either through a structure training course or through independent study. IHE Professional Diplomas are for practitioners know the ‘why’ as well as the ‘how’, exercise independent judgement, hold a responsible position and lead and manage. More information can be found in the Professional Diploma application and guidance booklets below.

In addition, IHE Professional Diplomas can provide the foundation for achieving the academic bases required for Engineering Council registration at Incorporated Engineer (IEng) level. The two processes are designed to complement each other and applying for IEng alongside your Professional Diploma is straightforward. The supporting guidance booklets can be found below.

Fees

Level IHE Members Non Members
Certificate £125.00 £175.00
Diploma £125.00 £175.00

 

Please note: these fees are included in the cost if you attend one of our courses

Submission Deadlines

2019

11th April 2019
20th June 2019
8th August 2019
8th October 2019
6th December 2019

Terms & Conditions

Cancellations made less than 21 days before the meeting will incur a 50% charge. Any cancellations made within 10 days of the event will be charged at the full delegate rate. You can of course send replacement delegates.

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