Training Programme on Bus Transport Planning and Operations



  
  
 
 
  • Training
20/11/2017
Add to Calendar
22/11/2017
Singapore
  • Singapore

About: 

Objectives

  • Master the technical bus transport sector teminology regarding planning and operations for more effective and professional communication
  • Grasp the planning and execution of bus public transport system
  • Understand key aspects for designing a bus system for your city
  • Understand the maths of operation costs over full asset life cycle
  • Get familiar with latest development of technilogies
  • Have access to an extensive list of first-class references for further readings

Target Audience

  • Staff from Planning Department
  • Staff from Operations Department
  • Other department staff having interest in Bus Planning & Operations

Methodology

  • Interactive plenary sessions including overview od the topic, presentation and discussion of the latest trends and developments
  • Presentation of good practice examples by experts
  • Additional opportunity to exchange experiences and discuss hot topics during workshops in smaller groups
  • Q & A Session

Trainers & Speakers

  • High-level bus professionals with extensive knowledge and expertise in bus transportation worldwide
  • They represent different approaches to addressing mobility issues
  • The lessons are therefore given by bus transport professionals to bus transport professionals
 

Programme: 

COURSE SCHEDULING AND ARCHITECTURE

 

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

0900-10:30

Welcome & objectives & Introduction to Programme

Introduction to Bus Innovations

Bus Operations Planning & Scheduling

 

Bus Operations execution

Bus Transport Safety Management

 

 

Coffee-break

11:00-12:30

Bus Network Design and Route Planning (part 1)

Bus Operations Planning & Scheduling

Bus Operations execution

 

Bus Operations: Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) & Data for better operations

 

 

Lunch

13:45-15:15

Bus Network Design and Route Planning (part 2)

Technical Visit

Group Work

 

Coffee-break

15:45-17:15

Group Work

Technical Visit

Wrap-Up & Certificate Ceremony

Programme topics and session subject to change

Registration: 

Coming soon!

Practical information: 

TRAINING VENUE

LTA Academy, No.71 Chai Chee Street, Block 5, Level 2, Singapore 468981 (Training Room)

ENQUIRIES

Mr SIAN Chean Chin
Phone: +65 6585 5781
Email: chean_chin_sian@lta.gov.sg

UITP Asia-Pacific
Phone: +852 2993 8721
Email: loris.chan@uitp.org

Partners: 

About LTA Academy

The LTA Academy was launched on September 2006 by the Land Transport Authority of Singapore. The Academy aims to be a global knowledge hub in urban transport. It provides a one-stop platform for government officials, professionals and practitioners from around the world to tap on Singapore’s experience and expertise and exchange knowledge and best practices in urban transport management and development. The Academy takes on three key roles: Learning Enabler, Research and Public Education. It publishes JOURNEYS, a professional publication on land transport issues. The Academy is a member of the Singapore Network of Public Sector Training Institutions (PSTI); and has forged strategic partnership with 22 established international agencies, including those in US, UK, Germany, China, India and Korea