EIT Urban Mobility Academy released online content and courses on different key aspects of urban mobility.
The Competence Hub provides cutting-edge, multi-disciplinary, cross-organisational learning experiences for professionals, executives, city officials, and more broadly, for all actors working in urban mobility. If you are a professional developing and implementing public policy, or if you are in the private sector, providing mobility solutions and services in Europe, EIT Urban Mobility Competence Hub will allow you to access Online Trainings for Professionals and Face to Face/Blended Trainings for Organisations and Communities.
Three different channels are available:
- The EIT Urban Mobility Academy WebTV will allow you to access a wide variety of short videos, 1 to 5 minutes, that showcase cutting-edge practices in urban mobility in Europe.
- The EIT Urban Mobility Academy Small Free Online Courses (SFOCs), will provide you with an introductory understanding of key urban mobility issues and enable you to discover useful tools and good practices.
- The EIT Urban Mobility Academy Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), will provide you with an in-depth understanding and analysis of key urban mobility concepts, developments and controversies, that will support you professionally to make urban mobility more effective and sustainable.
EIT Urban Mobility Academy WebTV
The EIT Urban Mobility Academy WebTV provides short and easy-to-follow videos that showcase cutting-edge practices in urban mobility in Europe. It has been designed to highlight thought-provoking perspectives and key competencies needed for the successful delivery of urban mobility solutions.
With the WebTV, everyone can quickly discover and learn the leading urban mobility concepts and critical challenges in the field, based on 10 central themes: Active Mobility, Sustainable City Logistics, Intermodality, Creating the Public Realm, Mobility Infrastructure and Superstructure, Future Mobility, Mobility for All, Mobility and Energy, Pollution Reduction and Health and Others.
Small Free Online Courses (SFOCs)
The EIT Urban Mobility Academy Small Free Online Courses (SFOCs) are targeting the most interesting and critical urban mobility topics. These small online training modules are designed to be completed in a few days or weeks. Each course will present a compelling and thorough overview of the main underlying concepts, the most important topics of debate, as well as testimonials from renowned academics and practitioners.
The topics will include active mobility, smart cities, autonomous vehicles, sustainable parking, sustainable urban mobility plans, superblocks, and innovation management in transport.
Please, visit the link below to have a look to all the online training programmes and register for free!
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)
Apart from the SFOCs, the Competence Hub is also proposing as online training programmes a variety of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Completed in a few weeks or months, MOOCs are providing a more comprehensive and in-depth understanding of key urban mobility challenges. Each MOOC is the fruit of extensive research and collaboration from high-calibre scholars as well as experienced practitioners working in both the public and private sectors. The successful completion of the course may also be certified.