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Traffic Calming Workshop – Calgary

October 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$200 – $220

The CITE Training Committee is pleased to present our popular traffic calming workshop. Learning objectives include:

Define – Define Traffic Calming and understand the function of the CGTC for Traffic Calming in Canada
Identify – Identify the components of a Traffic Calming process and how to achieve Traffic Calming implementation
Understand – Understand the range of Traffic Calming treatments in the CGTC; their applicability, effectiveness and design guidance
Apply – Apply CGTC towards development of a Traffic Calming policy and application of treatments to neighbourhood and arterial example scenarios

The workshop agenda will include:

Traffic Calming 101
– A primer, including Traffic Calming definition. (Content will be adjusted depending on the audience experience)

The New Canadian Traffic Calming Guide
Overview & development process

Traffic Calming Processes and Procedures
Traffic Calming Stages
– Developing a Traffic Calming Policy

Traffic Calming Treatments (General – Focus on Guide structure and approach)
Device Applicability and Effectiveness
– Design Guidance

Traffic Calming Treatments (Specific – Focus on new treatments in the Guide)
– Horizontal Deflection
– Vertical Deflection
– Narrowing
– Surface Treatment / Markings
– Access Restriction
– Enforcement
– Education
– Emerging Technologies

Hands-On Example – Traffic Calming Application – “Neighbourhood”

Speed Management Treatments (Specific – Focus on new treatments in the Guide)
Arterial Road Considerations

Hands-On Example – Traffic Calming Application – “Arterial”

Note: It would be beneficial to the participants to bring a copy of the Traffic Calming Guide document to the training session. The document can be purchased through TAC website: https://www.tac-atc.ca/en/publications/ptm-trafcalm18-e

Traffic Calming Workshop – Calgary


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October 1, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$200 – $220
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Calgary City Hall
800 Macleod Trail SE (PD Large Meeting Room)
Calgary, Alberta T2P 2M5 Canada
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