Engineering - Road Safety Audit & Engineering - Micro-Credential - Sligo

Study Hours

It is recommended that students should try to allow for 5-6 hours per week per 5-credit module to their studies

Who should apply?

This programme provides applied and advanced learning and skills for engineers working in the roads services sector, in both public bodies and private companies.

Who should apply?

This programme is suitable for Civil Engineering professionals working, or intending to work, in the road engineering sector to develop appropriate professional road safety auditing and road safety engineering skills and learning.

Subjects taught


Principles of Road Safety

Engineering and Audit

Road Safety Projects

Entry requirements

Applicants require a BEng Honours degree (Level 8) in Civil Engineering or a related discipline or equivalent.


1 semester part-time, online.

On-Campus Attendance

Compulsory workshops occur twice per semester and are delivered on-campus at ATU Sligo or other suitable locations by subject matter experts, and will include supervised site visits of road schemes for the demonstration and participation on a group basis of current road safety audit and engineering procedures, collision investigation and analysis and procedural reporting techniques.

More details
  • Qualifications

    Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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