CPD Training

  Road Safety Engineering.

Course Overview

This introductory course is designed to enable the participant(s) to understand: Road safety engineering and its application, and to present the different stages of road safety audits and the aspects to consider at each stage.

Course Objective:

The objective of the course is to define road safety engineering and its application,road safety best practice, application on the project life cycle, focus in the different stages of road safety audits and collision analysis techniques.
By the end of this course, the participants should be able to understand and appreciate:
  1. Importance Road Safety Engineering,
  2. Principles of Road Safety Engineering,
  3. Road Safety Best Practice,
  4. Stages and Steps of Road Safety Audits
  5. Collision Analysis Process
  6. Role of Traffic Management in Road Safety Engineering

  Facilitator Profile

Eng. Catherine Kariuki 
MSc (Transport Planning), BSc (Civil Engineering).
Affiliate Member – SORSA.
Eng. Kariuki is a Chartered Engineer (EC, UK) and a Member of the Institution of Chartered Engineers and the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation. She is also a registered professional engineer in Kenya. Eng Kariuki holds a BSc. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Nairobi and MSc. in Transport Planning and Engineering from University of Leeds. She has 19 years’ experience as a Highway Design Engineer and a Road Safety Expert in major road projects both locally and abroad.
Eng. Kariuki practiced civil engineering in the UK between the years’ 2005 and 2012, a move that has equipped her with ample knowledge of various internationally accepted design codes and best practices. She has extensive experience in the design of urban infrastructure.
Eng Kariuki has vast experience in Road Safety Engineering having been involved in the road safety improvement projects in various location in London, and also a safety engineer responsible for Junction Safety Improvements throughout the Transport for London Road Network aimed at improving safety for non-motorized users.
Eng Kariuki is also an Affiliate Member of the Society of Road Safety Auditors (SORSA) of the UK.