Online Courses

Discount Packages

Ethics, Laws and Rules

Live Webinars

Video Presentations

Interactive Courses

OH Timed & Monitored

Courses by Provider

Highway Capacity Manual – 6th Edition Overview

COURSE NO: C03-071
Highway Capacity Manual – 6th Edition Overview
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course provides an overview of the content and organization of the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) 6th edition by highlighting revisions and updates from its previous edition (HCM 2010).


The 6th Edition of the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) was released in 2016 and is now the standard for both the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam and Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) exam. This edition of the HCM provides methods for evaluating multimodal operations of freeways, highways, and arterial streets.


This 3 PDH online course is intended for civil and transportation engineers, as well as anyone interested in learning more about the 6th Edition of the Highway Capacity Manual.
Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Familiarizing with HCM edition history and the reason HCM title was changed
  • Explaining the need for a new HCM edition
  • Gaining a general overview on HCM 6th edition structure – revised chapter layout design to help practitioners use the manual
  • Learning about new HCM analysis methodology capabilities
  • Understanding future directions/updates to the HCM
Course Document
In this professional engineering PDH course, you need to review the course document titled, " Highway Capacity Manual 6th Edition Overview " prepared by Scott S. Washburn, Ph.D., P.E. and Leslie D. Washburn, P.E.
To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Highway Capacity Manual 6th Edition Overview (2.2 MB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 3 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on the entire document.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you will be able to print it after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email it to you. Please note that you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

To buy the course and take the quiz, please click on: