Training

Training Opportunities

The McTrans Center is pleased to offer multiple training opportunities, including various courses for transportation professionals as described below. Scheduling a class for your area is simple and risk-free. We will happily arrange nearly everything, requiring your help only for the venue and local promotion. The McTrans Center can also provide the instruction and course materials for your meeting or conference — we are here to help and are very flexible!

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Our Training Courses

Highway Capacity Analysis

This course is developed for transportation professionals interested in the latest updates and applications to the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM). In addition to a general overview of the HCM highlighting the changes, each procedure will be presented to provide step-by-step instruction on the new HCM methodologies, followed by workshops using examples and demonstrating the Highway Capacity Software (HCS) application.

This course is available in in-person and online formats. Click on the options below to learn more:

In-person Training | Online Training

Hands-on HCS Workshop

This workshop format course is developed for transportation professionals interested in acquiring hands-on experience in using HCS. Our experts will explore the steps of a typical analysis project using HCS, from providing inputs and generating reports to advanced topics such as automatic freeway segmentation or analyzing complex elements such as interchanges and alternative intersections.

This course is currently available in an online format only. Click the link below to learn more:

In-person Training | Online Training

Highway Safety Manual McTrans
Highway Safety Analysis

This course presents the Highway Safety Manual (HSM) crash prediction models and examples of safety performance prediction for highway segments and intersections. The course is divided into five main sections:

1. HSM Introduction and Overview – HSM introduction, a summary of content and principles.

2. HSM Applications to Two-Lane Rural Highways – HSM predictive methods and crash modification factors for two-lane rural segments and intersections.

3. HSM Applications to Multi-lane Highways – HSM predictive methods and crash modification factors for multilane rural segments and intersections.

4. HSM Applications to Urban and Suburban Arterials – HSM predictive methods and crash modification factors for urban/suburban arterials segments and intersections.

5. HSM Applications to Freeways– HSM predictive methods and crash modification factors for Freeways segments, speed change lanes, ramp components, and ramp terminals.

This course is available in in-person and online formats. Click on an option below to learn more:

In-person Training | Online Training