Guardrail Installation Training
Instructor-led Training (ILT)
TRAINING LEVEL: Accomplished
CLASS SIZE: Minimum: 22 Maximum: 30
This course provides instruction in the principles and practices of guardrail installation and performance. Instruction focuses on the Length of Need of barriers (including a field expedient procedure) but also includes instruction on guardrail transitions and guardrail end treatments. Participants will evaluate existing installations for proper performance characteristics.
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
Explain the "Roadside Safety" problem and the warrants for barrier.
Explain how barrier systems operate.
Describe the installation principles necessary for proper barrier operation.
Describe the installation principles necessary for proper terminal operation.
Inspect barrier systems for proper installation and operation.
Due to the amount of material in this one day course, the pace is best suited for the experienced guardrail installer or inspector. Others that may benefit from the course include construction and maintenance engineers.
If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 877.558.6873.
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Host this Course
The National Highway Institute (NHI) has been approved as an Authorized Provider
by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET),
1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. In obtaining this approval, NHI
has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standards which are widely
recognized as standards of good practice internationally. As a result of their Authorized
Provider membership status, NHI is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs
that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standards.