Symeon Sakkas, of project consulting firm RACE Consulting Engineers was recognized as the first globally credentialed road safety audit team leader by the International Road Federation. Mr. Christos Rados, Managing Partner, received the award on his behalf on October 29, 2017 during the IRF Middle East & North Africa Regional Congress.
23 road professionals from 9 countries take part in the first road safety audit training workshop delivered at IRF global headquarters.
Road safety professionals seeking recognition for their auditing and inspection experience now have access to a global credential program administered by the International Road Federation. Candidates are required to take an online knowledge qualifying exam and submit a comprehensive application presenting their professional track record and details of the projects they have audited in order to complete the program.
IRF has joined an elite group of continuing education providers accredited to administer Public-Private Partnership proficiency credentials to aspiring road & transportation professionals. With this accreditation, professionals taking the APMG approved IRF course on PPPs may go on to apply for a Public-Private Partnerships Professional Certification (CP3P) established by APMG, a global examination institute.
THESE COURSES AND EXAMS ARE CURRENTLY OPEN ONLY FOR INTERNAL TESTING IRF Global recognizes that attending one of our live classroom training sessions may not always be feasible. To better serve those seeking road and transport industry knowledge, we've created several online credential programs, which we will roll out one at time. To begin the registration...
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In a policy statement released today, the International Road Federation affirmed the essential role of road safety audits and inspections, and called on multilateral institutions to introduce qualitative benchmarks and capacity strengthening programs to ensure countries progress towards a safe and forgiving road system.
This program is designed to provide a recognized global credential to safety professionals conducting road safety audits. It comprises a Qualifying Knowledge Exam (QKE) followed by the Qualifying Professional Experience (QPE) — a full review of professional credentials and work experience. The IRF has also supplied supplemental learning materials (available below, once registered for the course),...
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Sharing Knowledge Across Borders via the IRF Examiner The IRF Examiner [ISSN 2411-3867 (Print), ISSN 2411-3875 (Online)] is a freely available periodical journal published by the International Road Federation featuring peer-reviewed technical papers by leading industry professionals. It is designed to broadcast — and build on — the sum of academic and technical knowledge assembled during the...