National Center for Rural Road Safety

National Center for Rural Road Safety launches latest Road Safety Champion Program training

BOZEMAN, MONTANA – 09/14/2022 – The National Center for Rural Road Safety is proud to announce the relaunch of the Road Safety Champion Program (RSCP).

The RSCP is a nationally recognized certificate program for practitioners in transportation, public health, and law enforcement. It is designed for people without deep road safety knowledge.

“Think of the RSCP as a ‘Roadway Safety 101’ course,’” said Jaime Sullivan, director of the center. “This program is the best tool we have to equip local road practitioners with the knowledge base they’ll need to save lives in rural communities.”

The program covers seven core safety topics with an additional 5-7 courses that correspond with career pathways in maintenance and construction, planning and engineering, public health, or law enforcement.

“The RSCP is made for staff who want a basic understanding of roadway safety but are not full-time safety practitioners,” said Janet Leli, training manager for the center. “The goal is to equip everyone across disciplines with a safety mindset and skills.”

Learn more about the Road Safety Champion Program at the National Center for Rural Road Safety website

The National Center for Rural Road Safety will present webinars on the seven core modules of the RSCP throughout October and November. The dates are below. The links to register for the webinars will be published soon.


Held Thursdays at 2-4 p.m. EST/12-2 p.m. MST

  • Core Module 1 – Oct 6
  • Core Module 2 – Oct 13
  • Core Module 3 – Oct 20
  • Core Module 4 – Oct 27
  • Core Module 5 – Nov 3
  • Core Module 6 – Nov 10
  • Core Module 7 – Nov 17

Have questions? Email us anytime at

Looking for something in particular? Use this search box to find more information.

Share This Post

Recent Posts

Rurals, we're rounding out #NationalRoundaboutsWeek with a must-read article written in part by our team member Hillary Isebrands, titled "Rural Roundabouts Save Lives."
Read, download here 👉

Rurals, still going round and round about #roundabouts? 🧐 Watch this short video by the Ohio Department of Transportation's Who Knew Guru on why roundabouts are becoming more popular in Ohio 😉#NationalRoundaboutsWeek

MYTH: #Roundabouts cause congestion at intersections 😩

FACT: Roundabouts reduce traffic delays and stops by up to 74% 😎 #NationalRoundaboutsWeek

Take your #roundabouts questions to the experts 😎Join this webinar! Register👇
What: #RoundaboutsWeek: Ask a Rural Expert panel session webinar
When: TODAY; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. MST/1-2:30 p.m. EST
Why: Ask rural experts anything about roundabouts

Load More

Follow Us

Skip to content