Basic Road Training (Online)

What you will learn

  • Which weather conditions can cause slippery roads
  • The different types of slipperiness and the best ways to manage them
  • How to use forecasts to support prevention and management decisions

Topics covered

  • Basic meteorology
  • Road temperature fundamentals
  • The types of slipperiness
  • The Roadmaster service

Who should attend
Road managers who have little winter road maintenance experience and either minimal or no meteorological knowledge.

 

Advanced Road Training (Online)

What you will learn

  • Advanced weather principles that lead to slipperiness
  • The different types of slipperiness and the best ways to manage them (a refresher)
  • The various factors that influence road temperatures (a refresher)
  • How to use forecasts to support prevention and management decisions (a refresher)
  • How other organizations are optimizing their operations

Topics covered

  • Intermediate meteorology
  • Road temperature fundamentals
  • The types of slipperiness
  • The Roadmaster service
  • Case studies

Who should attend
Experienced road managers who have some meteorological knowledge.