Strategy For Moving Freight (UTR8013)

Moving freight in urban and regional contexts

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Strategy For Moving Freight

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The economic strength of a region, the health and social welfare of its residents are integrally linked to the transport system

This minicourse provides the key concepts of developing a strategy for moving freight in an urban and regional context.

About the course

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the characteristics, desired outcomes and options for freight strategy
  • Analyse challenges and identify how to forecast freight demand

What topics will you cover?

  • Moving freight strategy
  • Freight planning context
  • Freight demand forecasts
  • Engaging freight stakeholders


To be eligible for a digital badge for this minicourse, you will need to successfully complete an assessment which includes revision of the moving freight component of a transport plan or strategy.

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1 March 2021
Start date: 01 Mar 2021
26 Apr 2021
Start date: 26 Apr 2021
21 June 2021
Start date: 21 Jun 2021
16 August 2021
Start date: 16 Aug 2021
11 October 2021
Start date: 11 Oct 2021

University level expertise

Professor Phil Charles has extensive experience in the public, private and academic sectors, and constantly challenges practicality and value for money. He has undertaken technical and senior management roles in NSW and WA transport agencies, Austroads and as a consultant, and is an adviser, researcher and educator. He has worked on projects across a wide range of transport strategy and policy areas and delivered professional development courses in transport.

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