Module I: Overview

Upon completing this module, learners will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose of the NCHRP Guidelines for the Use of Mobile LIDAR in Transportation Applications document and how to locate resources in the document
  • Identify how mobile LIDAR systems (MLS) can be used by various divisions of a transportation agency
  • Identify the critical factors to consider when implementing MLS technology

The following table lists the topics included in Module 1 and which chapters or appendices these topics cover.

TopicGuidelines chapters or appendices
Introduction to the Guidelines documentCh. 1: Objectives, Ch 2: Overview
Applications for MLS technologyCh. 3: Applications, App. A.6
Critical factors when implementing MLS technologyCh. 7: Implementation plan for transportation age

Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes

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