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Bicycle Facility Design

PROGRAM AREA: Environment
COURSE NUMBER: FHWA-NHI-142046
Instructor-led Training (ILT)Instructor-led Training (ILT)
Calendar Year
Length
CEU
Host Price
2017
1.5 Days
1 Units
$700 Per Participant
2018
1.5 Days
1 Units
$700 Per Participant

TRAINING LEVEL: Accomplished

CLASS SIZE: Minimum: 20 Maximum: 30

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This training will assist planners and designers in learning how to apply the existing standards and how to deal with other technical issues involved. The availability of Federal, State, and local transportation funding for bicycle facilities that serve transportation and recreational users is resulting in a dramatic increase in the number of bicycling (and shared use) facilities being planned and built. Although there are no Federal design standards for bicycle facilities, the AASHTO Guide for the Development of Bicycle Facilities, or a modification thereof, serves as a design guide. As with most guides, the AASHTO guide cannot address every possible scenario so designers often need to apply engineering judgment where specific information is not provided. The training fee includes a copy of the AASHTO Guide for the Development of Bicycle Facilities.

OUTCOMES:

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • List the needs of bicyclists as transportation facility users
  • Identify common roadway and traffic conditions that affect bicyclists
  • Describe the characteristics of a roadway and a shared-use path that are designed to accommodate bicyclists
  • List the benefits to the transportation system of accommodating bicyclists with different abilities
  • Recognize opportunities to accommodate bicyclists during the planning, design, construction, and operational phases of a project

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Federal, State, or local engineers with planning, design, construction, or maintenance responsibilities; bicycle specialists, transportation planners, landscape architects, as well as decisionmakers at the project planning level.

If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at nhicustomerservice@dot.gov or 877.558.6873.


142046 SESSION INFORMATION:

Start Date: 8/16/2017
End Date: 8/17/2017
Location: COLUMBUS, OH
Local Coordinator: Sarah Welsh (614) 387-7359
Availability:
28 Public Seats
$700 Per Participant
 
3 FHWA Seats
 
Start Date: 9/06/2017
End Date: 9/07/2017
Location: COLUMBUS, OH
Local Coordinator: Sarah Welsh (614) 387-7359
Availability:
0 Public Seats
$700 Per Participant
 
3 FHWA Seats
 

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The National Highway Institute (NHI) has been accredited as an Accredited Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this accreditation, NHI has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. As a result of their Accredited Provider status, NHI is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.

 

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