Introduction to the Design of Road Markings and Signs

Cost:   TBC
Duration:  1 day
Date:  TBA
Times:  9.00 am - 4.30pm 
Location:  Coventry or London
How to Book:  Download Booking Form or Book Online (see below)


This course will provide an insight into the design of traffic signs and road markings, and will give delegates the confidence to commission compliant and enforceable traffic signing and road marking schemes taking into account the 2016 Traffic Signs Regulations.  This course is particularly beneficial to those professionals new to traffic management/road safety and those who have an interest in the design and maintenance of traffic schemes.

Please note this course does not include the design of road signs using any computer packages.

Aims and Objectives

The aim of the course is to give an introduction to implementing traffic signs and road markings and to review current legislation and guidance.  The course also discusses practical aspects and current issues.

Topics covered

  • Consider why traffic signs are prescribed in law
  • Review the different types of sign and their function
  • The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016
  • DfT guidance and Traffic Signs Manual
  • General principles of direction sign design
  • General principles of road markings


Delegates completing this course will receive a CPD certificate of attendance, recognised by both the IHE and CIHT. 

How to book

Unfortunately we don't have a date scheduled for this training course.  If you wish to register your interest, please contact us using the button below.  We will let you know once the next date has been arranged.

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