Training Class
Fundamentals of Traffic Noise
Date/TimeNov 12 - Nov 13

Course material and Zoom link will be sent via email prior to course.

Registration DeadlineNov 10
Class Size30
StatusSeats available
Seat Availability0 seats available for general assignment
1 seats available for State (DOT)
0 seats available for Local Government
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In this one-day class, we will cover the fundamentals of sound and noise with emphasis on basic traffic noise concepts and terminology, Federal noise-related legislation and regulations, applicable Federal Highway Administration policy and procedures, and steps involved in conducting and reporting a traffic noise study.

Objectives / Topics

Day 1
Goals, Agenda, Course notebook, Introductions
Concepts of Sound and Traffic Noise,Part 1
     aCharacteristics of sound
     b. Sound level descriptors
Federal Noise-Related Legislation, Regulations, and Guidance, Part 1

Day 2
Concepts of Sound and Traffic Noise, Part 2
    c. Sound propagation
    d. Noise barrier basics
    e. Traffic noise sources
Federal Noise-Related Legislation, Regulations, and Guidance, Part 2
Conducting and Reporting a Traffic Noise Study

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