Introduction to Roundabout Design



A 2-day course designed to provide an understanding of the principles and practice of designing roundabouts.  This course is aimed at a broad range of professionals who are involved in designing or assessing the adequacy of junctions. The course consists of informal short lectures, practical workshop and discussion sessions, case studies and examples. 

Aims and Objectives

  • To assist delegates to understand the issues involved in designing and constructing roundabouts or carrying out improvements
  • To  provide delegates with the knowledge, skills and understanding to carry out their professional roles
  • To provide the opportunity for delegates to network and discuss local roundabout design process
  • To provide advice to delegates on their own projects and improve their design and implementation skills

Topics Covered

  • Types of roundabout and principles of roundabout design
  • Geometric design of roundabouts including workshop
  • Design evaluation workshop
  • Designing for pedestrians and cyclists
  • Circulatory road markings
  • Segregated left turn slip roads
  • Compact roundabouts
  • Capacity issues including ARCADY 6
  • Road safety issues


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

Dates of Next Course 

If you are interested in attending this course please contact us to register your interest.

Course Fees

£495 excluding VAT (VAT will be charged at current UK Rate) 

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