Road Safety Management is a unic course for road safety professionals. The aim of the course is to teach participants a scientific approach to and establish a system view of road safety. The course shall give a broad knowledge in ”Road SafetyManagement”. After participating in the course the student shall: Comprehend the road traffic system – *Man, Machine and Environment *Accidents and their consequences *Factors influencing the number and severity of accidents *Behavioural issues *Conditions and needs of vulnerable road-users, children, elderly and disabled road users *Evaluation of Road safety measures. *Be able to critically analyse Road safety policies *Organisational issues *Programmes for monitoring road safety. *Have an elevated awareness on the importance of road safety issues for the welfare of the society. The course comprises problem based case sessions, lectures and workshops. A number of cases will be dealth with. These cases – one at a time - are presented to the study group under tutor´s guidance. The case is discussed in the class ending with definition of the key areas for individual learning. The participants do their homework in small groups and present their findings on the next session.
The cases are the following: CASE 1 How to measure road safety. CASE 2 Road User Behaviour CASE 3 Vulnerable road-users CASE 4 Organisational principles, Traffic Safety Strategies CASE 5 Evaluation of road safety measures The Case sessions will be completed with lectures by specialists in the key areas.
COURSE PERIODThe course Road Safety Management will be organized at Lund University in Sweden during two weeks in August (Aug 13th - Aug 24th, 2018). Fee includes lectures, literature, course binder, coffee breaks, welcome lunch, farewell mingle, course certificate and a medical insurance.
TARGET GROUP: Professionals working within the field of road safety management on the national or municipatory level.
Application: Application to course is binding. At cancellation 4 weeks before the course start the participant will be billed 11000 SEK. At cancellation less than 2 weeks before the course start the participant will be billed full amount.
Substitution of participants is allowed at any time and without charges, but it is advisable that such should take place at the start of the course. Allmäna villkoren.
24 000SEK (approx. 2760 Euro). Fee includes lectures, literature, course binder, coffee breaks, welcome lunch, farewell mingle, course certificate and a medical insurance.
Contact information For questions related to course content please contact: András Várhelyi firstname.lastname@example.org For questions about application and practical matters please contact Jessica Hansson at Lund University Commissioned Education, phone +46-46 222 07 07, e-mail email@example.com