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Temporary Traffic Management Design Introduction Course

  • Date(s)
    Thursday, 8 March 2018
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €325
    Non-Members: €375

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    7 hours   C2

Includes proposed changes to Chapter 8 and the new Operations Manual


Course aim

To provide all engineering grades who have an interest in temporary traffic management design with the core principles of traffic management as an introduction to the qualifications required to develop their career in this industry. 

Learning objectives

Upon completion of the course the attendees should have a clear understanding of:
  • Legislation
  • Training
  • Roles and Responsibilities
They should also:
  • Have a concise knowledge of good design practices
  • Be up to date with the current changes within the industry
  • Be aware of common pitfalls with regard to planning, design and implementation of traffic management


The course has been divided into 6 individual modules:

  • Module 1: Traffic Management Background, Legislation, Roles and Responsibilities
  • Module 2: Guidance for Traffic Management Design at Roadworks
  • Module 3: Legislation, Guidance and Signing, Lighting and Guarding Training Revisions
  • Module 4: Common Traffic Management Pitfalls
  • Module 5: Case Studies (A-C)
  • Module 6: Traffic Management the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Who should attend?

All persons who may have a responsibility for temporary traffic management as part of their civil engineering role and Road Authority Engineers who are required to audit temporary traffic management schemes.

Trainer’s profile

Barry Bessant
  • CIF Qualified PSCS and PSDP
  • IOSH Qualified in Managing Health & Safety in Construction
  • LASNTG Qualified in High Speed Roadworks
  • Traffic Management/Traffic Safety and Control Officer
  • Trainer of the Department of Transport/NRA/LGMSB approved Traffic Management Design Course
  • Trainer of CHM Group Temporary Traffic Management Audit course
  • Designer & Trainer of Traffic Management Manual Handling course
  • Designer & Trainer of TM Banksman course 
November 2015                              
Joined CHM Group as a Director of CHM Consultancy & Training Ltd
June 2009 to November 2015      
Previously responsible for setting up Gary Keville Traffic Management Ltd and running the Company as the Operations Manager
May 2004 to June 2009                 
Project Manager for CHM Group involved in setting up CHM Traffic Management and developing its role as the industry leader
Worked on a number of high profile projects including:
  • The first LUAS construction – Sections from Amien Street to the Point and Leopardstown to Cherrywood.
  • The Boherboy Water Sewerage Scheme
  • The M11 upgrade from Wicklow Town to Cloghran Roundabout
  • The N51 Road Realignment from Slane to Navan

Make a Booking

8 March 2018


Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 50% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 5 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. Cancellations made the day prior to an event will be charged 75% of the total estimated bill. No-shows will be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by email. Engineers Ireland will not be liable for any costs in the event of a course being re-scheduled.  This applies, but is not limited, to any travelling, subsistence or consequential expenses incurred by delegates.