This online training course on the Architecture Reference for Cooperative & Intelligent Transportation (ARC-IT) provides an alternative to an on-site ARC-IT Public Workshop. The purpose of this training is to prepare ITS professionals with an introduction to the Architecture and to acquaint students with the background, structure, and use of the architecture. They will be able to effectively navigate the website to find the ARC-IT content they need for their ITS architecture and project definition.
Click one of the modules below to start the course content:
|1||Introduction to ARC-IT||Explain the basic structure of ARC-IT, covering the purpose of the architecture and providing an overview of the structure of the architecture.|
|2||ARC-IT Website Tour||Tour the ARC-IT website and illustrate the components of the architecture|
|3||ARC-IT Website Navigation Example||Use the ARC-IT website with an example to illustrate how the website can be used.|
|4||Regional ITS Architectures||Explain how ARC-IT is used to create and update Regional ITS Architectures|
|5||Using Regional ITS Architectures||Explain how regional ITS architectures can be used to support transportation planning and ITS project implementation.|
|6||Architecture Tool Set||Introduce the tools used to support application of ARC-IT to development of regional and project architectures.|
Due to the modular nature of this training course, participants can decide to take just one or take all 6 modules. Overall, this course is designed for:
- Public sector professionals responsible for regional or statewide transportation planning, regional ITS architecture development and maintenance, as well as those planning, designing or generating specifications for ITS projects.
- Private sector consultants under contract to the public sector for developing or maintaining a regional ITS architecture, ITS planning, and project development.
If you would like a certificate for your participation in one or more modules of this course please send an email using the "Contact The Architecture Team" link. Please provide your name, the module(s) completed, the date they were completed, and the number of hours spent on each (maximum of 2 hours per module).
To provide feedback concerning this training course go to the Contact The Architecture Team page and complete the form. Be sure to mention the training course and module number.