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Better By Design Training

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Sustrans

9 Haymarket Terrace

Edinburgh

EH12 5EZ

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Better by Design is an introductory course aimed at inspiring people to reimagine their streets and places.

It is an introduction to street design and how we can make places easier for people to walk and cycle, with local needs and communities at the heart.

The course is intended for anyone who works in or has an interest in the area of sustainable travel: from professionals to community groups and volunteers.

Course content:

  • Why it is important to have healthy and sustainable streets and how to make the case for this;

  • An introduction and overview in the types and functions of streets, places and routes and consider what types of design can help make them successful;

  • Assess a real street to identify whether the principles of people, place and movement have been appropriately considered and apply these principles in a practical design exercise.


Course: Better By Design

Dates: 19th September or 5th October

Time: 9.30am til 4.30pm (9.15 registration)

Location: Sustrans Scotland Office, Rosebery House, Haymarket

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