The Work Zone Traffic Control course provides participants with best practices surrounding work zone traffic controls using the Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices and all related Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) standards. During the course, participants are provided proper traffic control set up procedures along with all related safety measure requirements necessary to reduce risks associated with work on or near roadways.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
In order to maintain up-to-date knowledge, this course must be retaken every four years.
TopicsPreparation of simple traffic control plans+Signs and channelizing devices +Traffic control typical applications +Traffic crashes in temporary traffic control zones and legal responsibilities +Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices+TxDOT standards which apply to TxDOT highways, including the Interstate System+Temporary traffic control zone+Pavement markings, lighting devices, and other signs+Use of traffic flagging/flaggers
- Highway contractors, including foremen, crew leaders, and technicians.
- Utility, earthwork, and paving subcontractors
- Personnel who develop and/or implement work zone traffic control set-ups.
Continuing Education & Professional Credits