Annual Delft Road Safety Course

Delft Road Safety Course 2024/25

About the Course

The Annual Delft Road Safety Course for Low and Middle Income Countries is a post-graduate course for professionals working in road safety and related fields in low and middle income countries.

Successful participants will be in a position to influence road safety policy development and implementation, such as engineering, behavioural sciences, academia, public health, law enforcement, transportation/land use planning, statistics, economics, civil society, and public policy.

A high level of English language proficiency (spoken and written) is essential. Applicants are preferably educated at postgraduate level, but bachelor’s level will be acceptable given sufficient work experience.

Applications for the 2024/25 Course are now closed.

Course details


Part 1

Six-week online course: Oct - Nov 2024

Part 2

5-day in person course in Delft: Apr 2025

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Evidence based

We use methodologies and materials that are evidence-based and scientifically sound – supporting a holistic approach to data collection, problem analysis, research and innovation, monitoring and evaluation.

Leading experts

Our courses are delivered by world leading researchers and professionals with experience of working in and with low and middle income countries to improve road safety and sustainable mobility.

Peer learning

Our learning environment encourages students to exchange knowledge and share experiences. This helps in identifying creative, locally relevant solutions to common challenges and issues.

Tailored for LMICs

We base our learning on the Safe System Approach and how this can be tailored and adapted to local contexts, with a focus on the specific challenges faced by low and middle income countries.

Train the trainer

We support local development and the governance of road safety management by developing capacity amongst practitioners and professionals who will return home and share their learning with others.

What will you learn?

By the end of this course you will:

Lecturers and Trainers

Course leadership

Mark King

Mark King

Course co-Leader

Govert Schermers

Govert Schermers

Course co-Leader

Zwanet Verhoek

Course Coordinator


Prof. Fred Wegman

Emma MacLennan

Dr. Hilda Maria Gomez

Dr. Attila Borsos

Dr. Fiona Fylan

Dr. Rune Elvik

Henk Stipdonk

Philip J. Wijers

Prof. Geetam Tiwari

Dr. Meleck Khayesi

Alejandro Furas