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    This course is for managers, engineers and technicians involved in the management, design or implementation of traffic control systems. The course is organised by IHE in conjunction with major UK industry players and complements the JCT Consultancy training programme.

    The course is linked to the IHE Professional Certificate/Diploma in Traffic Signal Control allowing delegates to test and demonstrate their knowledge skills and competence with support and guidance from leading practitioners. Successful completion of parts 1 & 2 of the course will contribute towards the Certificate/Diploma.

    Basic Principles
    Traffic Management Policy, Legislation and Advice
    Signal Design: Specification and Installation
    Controller Specifications
    Electrical Design Consideration of the Specification LV & ELV
    Safety Audits & Safety Reviews
    Risk Assessments
    Managing for Safety
    Factory Acceptance Testing
    Site Acceptance Testing
    Detection for Traffic Signal junctions
    SCOOT & MOVA: Basic Principles
    Maintenance Contracts
    Asset Management

    Course Aims
    The eight sessions are structured around the Design Manuals for Roads and Bridges and the Code of Practice for the Management of Electronic Traffic Equipment. Part 1 focuses on pedestrian
    crossings with an introduction to traffic signal junction design. Part 2 examines the concept and detail design of traffic signals.

    Delegates learn:

    To plan and manage the implementation of traffic control schemes
    To prepare TR2500 data sheets
    To conduct factory and site acceptance tests
    To develop maintenance contracts and to monitor them
    Delegates are expected to have either attended an introductory signals course or have a year’s relevant experience.

    Attending the Course
    Delegates attend eight morning sessions (one week apart) and complete assignments, practical activities and an end of course assessment.

    You will receive a Certificate of Attendance with CPD just for attending the course.

    Achieving the Certificate or Diploma
    If you wish to go on to gain the Professional Certificate or Diploma then you will need to submit an Individual Portfolio of Evidence, which documents how you have achieved the competencies required. Click here to view the guidance document and application form. Please note: the fee to submit your application is included in the cost of the course.

    Achieving Professional Registration
    In addition, courses have an additional day set aside to make an application for EngTech Professional Registration.

    If you have any questions regarding the course email us at:

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