For over fifty years, an important part of IRF's mission has been the organization and delivery of training workshops that provide continuing professional development for individuals and contribute to the dissemination of knowledge and expertise throughout the world.
IRF's Global Training Curriculum
As a strong believer in continuing education, IRF provides members as well as road professionals worldwide with educational and professional development opportunities and resources. Global Training Curriculum provides technical expertise in classroom and practical settings where attendees can learn from and have direct access to seasoned professionals. Each course not only provides the most relevant, up-to-date information and best practices and solutions, but is also designed to assist attendees in learning to correctly apply the knowledge gained. At the conclusion of each course, students are tested to ensure they have absorbed the course material.
IRF's Global Training Curriculum covers the following areas:
Safer Roads by Design:Roadside & Work Zone Safety Applications, Design and Operation of Work Zone Traffic Control, Road Safety Auditor Instruction & Training, Designing Safer Roads for Vulnerable Users
Pavement Design and Highway Construction:Pavement Management, Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide, Highway Construction Project Management
Asset Management:Performance-based Maintenance Contracts, Low-volume Roads Management, Transportation Asset Management Systems
Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS): Traffic Engineering & ITS Fundamentals, ITS Systems Architecture, Introduction to ITS Standards & NTCIP, Active Traffic Management and Managed Lanes, Traffic Signal Control
Road Financing & PPP Series:Advanced Program on Transport Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships
Capacity Building: Scanning & Study Tours, Procurement and Contract Management for Infrastructure Projects, Ethics and Financial Integrity in Highway Project Management