Complete Streets - An Introduction to the Design of Complete Streets (RV-10707AW)

Start Date
03/13/2017
End Date
03/13/2019
Description
Complete streets are roads and streets designed and operated to provide safe access for all users, including motorists, bicyclists, pedestrians, and transit riders. Complete streets enable users of all ages, and all physical abilities to safely move along and cross an urban street. This course presents in detail elements of design for complete streets such as intersection design guidelines, modern roundabouts, pedestrian treatments, and bicycle lane guidelines. Each element will be described in terms of the general principles, design considerations, and recommended practice. A variety of case studies will be presented.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Accessibility / ADA
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
Define complete streets and describe their relevance, benefits, and importance
Describe the numerous factors that must be taken into consideration before the design and implementation of a complete streets project
Identify specific elements that are incorporated into the design of a complete streets facility
Identify treatments that address specific components of a complete streets facility
Describe the process of implementing complete streets projects upon completion of design
Instructors
Kwabena Ofosu Ph.D., P.E., PTOE
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-10707AW
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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