Making Highways Safer
Traffic and Road Safety Engineering Consultancy

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1 Day CPD - Introduction to Road Safety Engineering (£375 + VAT)


This 1-day CPD course provides candidates with a comprehensive overview of road safety engineering. The road safety aspects of highways design and road layout are explored to provide candidates how to integrate road safety into all aspects of highways design. Highways geometry, visibility Splays, lighting, gradients, heights and
traffic calming techniques are examined. This course is aimed at all career levels, including technicians and experienced engineers, who want a refresher on topical road safety engineering techniques.


T&RS offers flexible CPD courses to suit employees and employers, including:

  • Traditional Classroom Courses (at a T&RS location or in-house at your offices)
  • Online CPD Courses (distance learning/ e-learning)
  • Hybrid "Modular" CPD Courses (mix of classroom and module/ learning followed by online modules/ independent learning)

(Significant discount is available for 10 or more employees attending this CPD course)

Course Overview

Provide delegates with knowledge of the road safety audit process, including:

  • Legislation and responsibilities
  • Collision analysis
  • Types of intervention (area-wide, site-specific, mass)
  • Knowledge of specific engineering techniques for different types of accidents and ability to apply them to *real work


  • Discussion (learning from peers) and course synopsis

Course Leader(s)

All T&RS employees are fully qualified engineers (CEng or IEng) and trainers (Minimum Level 3 in Education and Trainer to qualified University Lecturers/ PG Cert).

The course leaders for this course are:

  • Nick Newton - CEng, FIHE, FCIHT, FSoRSA, RegRSA , HE RSA Cert Comp
  • Joel Logue - MSC, MBA, PGCert, IEng, FIHE, MCIHT, MSoRSA, CMgr

Course Accreditation

This approved 1-day CPD course is aligned with UK standards set in the various UK highway standards.