Urban Transport Planning and Management Course


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June 2024

Code Date Duration Location Fee Action
UTP022 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Kisumu, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
UTP022 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Kampala, Uganda $1,900 Register
UTP022 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Accra, Ghana $2,400 Register
UTP022 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Pretoria, South Africa $2,400 Register
UTP022 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
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June 2024

Date
Duration
Location
Fee
Action
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
Kisumu
KES 84,000 $1,100
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
Kampala
$1,900
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
Accra
$2,400
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Pretoria
$2,400
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Nakuru
KES 84,000 $1,100
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Introduction:

This course is tailored for professionals involved in urban planning, transportation engineering, and public policy, aiming to provide a comprehensive understanding of urban transport planning and management principles. Participants will explore various aspects of urban transportation, including infrastructure design, public transit systems, sustainable mobility, and policy frameworks. Through a combination of theoretical lectures, case studies, interactive workshops, and site visits, participants will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to address the complex challenges of urban mobility and contribute to the development of sustainable and efficient transport systems in urban areas.

Duration:

 5 days

Target Audience:

Urban Planners, City Administrators, Transportation Engineers, Public Transit Managers, Policy Makers, Consultants, and Professionals involved in planning and managing urban transportation systems.


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Course Objectives:

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

  • Understand Urban Transport Challenges
  • Analyze Urban Transport Systems
  • Develop Sustainable Mobility Solutions
  • Integrate Land Use and Transport Planning
  • Plan and Design Urban Transport Infrastructure
  • Promote Public Transit and Non-Motorized Transportation
  • Implement Policy Frameworks
  • Engage Stakeholders
  • Utilize Technology and Innovation
  • Evaluate and Monitor Urban Transport Projects

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Urban Transport Planning

  • Overview of urban transport planning
  • Importance of sustainable urban mobility
  • Urbanization trends and their impact on transportation
  • Policy frameworks for urban transport planning
  • Stakeholder engagement and collaboration
  • Case study: Successful urban transport planning projects

Module 2: Urban Transportation Modes and Infrastructure

  • Modes of urban transportation (e.g., public transit, walking, cycling, private vehicles)
  • Infrastructure planning and design considerations
  • Transit-oriented development (TOD) principles
  • Pedestrian and cycling infrastructure
  • Road design and traffic management in urban areas
  • Practical exercise: Designing a sustainable urban transportation network

Module 3: Public Transit Systems and Integration

  • Role of public transit in urban mobility
  • Types of public transit systems (e.g., bus rapid transit, light rail, metro)
  • Transit service planning and optimization
  • Fare policy and revenue management
  • Integration of different transit modes
  • Case study: Implementing integrated public transit systems

Module 4: Sustainable Urban Mobility Solutions

  • Principles of sustainable urban mobility planning (SUMPs)
  • Promoting active transportation (walking and cycling)
  • Electric mobility and alternative fuel vehicles
  • Car-sharing and ride-sharing services
  • Smart mobility solutions (e.g., mobility as a service, digital platforms)
  • Practical exercise: Developing a sustainable urban mobility plan

Module 5: Policy Development and Implementation

  • Regulatory frameworks for urban transportation
  • Land use and transportation integration
  • Financing and funding mechanisms for urban transport projects
  • Monitoring and evaluation of urban transport policies and projects
  • Case studies: Policy implementation successes and challenges

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