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Course # RE-160: Specialized Transport
Planning & Engineering Considerations

Course Overview

This Course may be taken by students wishing to complete the entire Program, or as a standalone course.  This course is available online and on demand.

Course Length

This Course is 12 weeks in duration and follows the following weekly framework:

  • Reading Assignments
  • Instructor Lecture Videos
  • Knowledge Checks
  • Final Exam

The student should expect to spend between 7 to 10 hours per week on the Course Curriculum.

Course Fee

The course fee is $2,195.

Course Outline

Module 1:  Road Transport

  • Module Introduction & Major Considerations
  • Hydraulic Platform Trailers Overview & Case Studies
  • Hydraulic Platform Trailers Engineering & Calculations    
  • Other Equipment
  • Operational Considerations, Regulations & Permitting
  • Securement & Lashing Design

Module 2:  Rail Transport

  • Module Introduction & Major Considerations
  • Equipment         
  • Operational Considerations, Regulations & Permitting
  • Securement Design

Module 3:  Water Transport

  • Module Introduction & Major Considerations
  • Barges and Ships: Overview & Case Studies
  • Barges and Ships: Engineering & Calculations
  • Classification Societies & Regulations