October 2017

October 2017

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2 October 2017
National Standard Review Workshop
Hosted by the Bikeablity Team • London
The National Standard for Cycle Training is currently under review and four regional workshops are planned to provide a forum for road safety professionals to provide their views. The number of places at each workshop is limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis and to ensure a mix of schemes/organisations attending.
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2-3 October 2017 (Part one) & 6-7 November 2017 (Part two)
Road Safety Practitioner Foundation Course
Organised by Road Safety GB Academy in partnership with Hertfordshire County Council's Road Safety Team • County Hall, Hertford
The Road Safety Practitioner Foundation Course aims to provide participants with an overview of the knowledge and skills they need to effectively and safely deliver a road safety educational intervention.
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2-3 October 2017
Social Media Course (two days)
Organised by Road Safety GB Academy in partnership with Lincolnshire Road Safety Partnership • Lincoln
This two-day course covers a wide range of topics including an introduction and history of social media, social media grandees and niche networks, building a fan base and measuring and evaluating impact.
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4-5 October 2017
Every Journey, Every Child: International Conference
Organised by the FIA Foundation : London
Under the notion that every child has the right to use roads and streets without threat to life or health, this conference takes a child health perspective to showcase, to an international policy audience, London’s approach to tackling air pollution and implementing healthy streets. More

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8 October 2017
2017 ADINJC National Conference
Organised by ADINJC • Dudley, West Midlands
Established in 1973, the ADINJC is one of the UK's leading national driving instructor sssociations. It acts as a focal point uniting local driving instructor associations and groups, providing a strong united voice representing the views of members to the DVSA and other bodies.
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11 October 2017
A positive mental attitude: driver attitudes and state of mind
Organised by Brake : Online
This free webinar will inform attendees about the importance of thorough investigation of crashes and near-misses and will explain how to build on lessons learned to mitigate risk and prevent similar incidents from happening again. Experts will show how looking at this data can recognise trends of concern and identify at-risk drivers. More

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12 October 2017
Police Family Liaison Conference
Organised by Brake : Birmingham
This Police family liaison following a road death or serious injury conference is a key event in Brake’s calendar of professional training opportunities, and brings together forces and officers from across the country. Delegates at this conference will be provided with a unique opportunity to discuss case studies, new developments and all the latest updates in best practice. More

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19 October 2017
Reducing suicides on UK roads
Organised by PACTS : Westminster
Some 6,000 people take their lives every year in the UK, often involving transport. The railway industry, working with Samaritans, has developed interventions that are having positive results. The roads sector lags behind. Data from Highways England suggests it is a significant problem but the wider scale of the tragedy is unknown and action is not co-ordinated. This conference will bring together experts from many sectors, including transport, health, emergency services, academia and government. More

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23-24 October 2017 (Part one) & 28-29 November 2017 (Part two)
Road Safety Practitioner Foundation Course
Organised by Road Safety GB Academy in partnership with Kent County Council's Road Safety Team • Aylesford (day 1) & Ashford (days 2, 3 & 4)
The Road Safety Practitioner Foundation Course aims to provide participants with an overview of the knowledge and skills they need to effectively and safely deliver a road safety educational intervention.
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25 October 2017
Evaluation and data workshop
Organised by RoSPA and PHE : London
This free workshop will cover the basics of road safety evaluation - including an overview of the evaluation process and the basic steps to evaluating a road safety intervention - before looking a newly available data set which can be used as part of the evaluation process. More