Road Safety Engineering E-learning Course

About the Course 

This Road Safety Engineering E-learning Course has been developed by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to provide comprehensive guidance on how ensure road development projects prioritise safety for all road users. It aims to give road engineers, designers and planners a robust introduction to the fundamental principles of good road safety engineering and auditing based on a Safe System Approach. 

The high-quality content, developed in collaboration with global road safety and engineering experts, covers 15 core topics related to road safety engineering and audit from speed management to stakeholder engagement to climate resilience. It provides participants with an understanding of the different measures essential for well-functioning road infrastructure safety management as required under EU Directive 2008/96/EC on Road Infrastructure Safety Management.

  • Languages available: English, Russian
  • Time to complete: approx. 1.5-2 weeks
  • 100% online: start instantly and learn at your own speed
  • 15 video-modules, 50+ reading materials, 2 video case studies, 15 quizes, 1 Final Test
  • Certification by EBRD

Course Curriculum

Introduction to the Road Safety Engineering E-learning Course

00:56

Introduction by EBRD

Module 1 - Introduction to Global Road Safety

13:39

Global Road Safety

Reading Materials

Module 1 Quiz

17:46

A Systematic Approach to Road Safety

Reading Materials

Module 2 Quiz

16:58

Introduction to Road Safety Engineering

Reading Materials

Module 3 Quiz

07:21

Crash Causation

04:19

Case Study - Jane's Story

Reading Materials

Module 4 Quiz

16:02

Road Safety Engineering Measures: Speed Management

Reading Materials

Module 5 Quiz

21:33

Road Safety Engineering Measures: Forgiving Roadsides and Cross-Sections

Reading Materials

Module 6 Quiz

15:01

Road Safety Engineering Measures: Intersection Safety

Reading Materials

Module 7 Quiz

17:28

Road Safety Engineering Measures: Effective Road Signs and Street Lighting

Reading Materials

Module 8 Quiz

14:37

Designing for All: Accessibility and Vulnerable Road Users

Reading Materials

Module 9 Quiz

5:34

Case Study - Safety at Road Works

23:43

Safety at Road Works

Reading Materials

Module 10 Quiz

13:40

Responding to Existing Road Safety Problems: Effective Black Spot Programmes

Reading Materials

Module 11 Quiz

17:01

Including Road Safety Considerations in New Projects: Introduction to RSA/RSI

Reading Materials

Module 12 Practical Exercise

17:35

Economics of Road Safety

Reading Materials

Module 13 Quiz

17:48

Climate Resilience and Road Safety Engineering

Reading Materials

Module 14 Quiz

13:32

Stakeholder Engagement

Reading Materials

Module 15 Quiz

Final Test

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