Course content

Day 1 Sessions

Registration and bicycle fit-out 
Why walking and cycling matter
Introduction and NSW Government policy           
Course objectives and expectations
Including pedestrians and bicycle riders – fieldwork sessions by bicycle and on foot
Fieldwork debrief
Designing facilities for pedestrians

Day 2 Sessions

Designing mid-block facilities for bicycle riders
Preview of course Resources CDROM
Designing intersection facilities for bicycle riders
Group assignment briefing - Re-designing an urban road
Group assignment field inspection
Group assignment work time
Group assignment presentations
Course summary and conclusion


Registration form

Course info flyer

Course program

Designing for Pedestrians and Bicycle Riders

Two-day RMS training course dates for 2020

Wednesday 20th & Thursday 21st May 2020, and

Wednesday 28th & Thursday 29th October 2020

This two-day RMS training course is designed to give traffic and transport professionals a thorough grounding in current NSW best practice for the design and provision of facilities for pedestrians and bicycle riders.

The course is suitable for RMS/TfNSW staff, council officers and traffic & transport consultants working in both the public and private sectors.

This course provides a comprehensive coverage of the key issues and operating characteristics for pedestrians and bicycle riders particularly when mixing with other modes. The course consists of a mixture of field work (on foot and by bike), tutorials and workshop exercises where you will work in teams to develop solutions to real-life examples.

Venue: Rydges Sydney Central Hotel 22-44 Albion St, SURRY HILLS

Included in the $880 (incl GST) registration fee are: Course tuition by two experienced practitioners; visual presentations featuring best practice examples; illustrated reference manual; course resources on a USB flash drive; lunches, morning/afternoon teas, and; quality hire bicycles and helmets. You can bring you own helmet or bicycle if you wish.

Full course details and advice to participants will be emailed on registration.


Download and complete the registration form and email to the course convenor, Warren Salomon by close of business, nine days prior to each course. If you are a RMS staff member you should register through your staff training coordinator.

For further information or to register, contact:

Course coordinator, Warren Salomon
Phone: 02 9386 4484

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