Flaggers in Work Zones

HWS110 - 4.00 Hours

Description

flagger and diagram of work zoneThe Flaggers in Work Zones course provides training to work zone personnel assigned to traffic control duties. TxDOT requires this training be received every 3 years. During the course, participants are instructed on proper flagging techniques critical to the safety of work zone personnel and guided through demonstrations designed to help reduce the risk of traffic accidents, injuries, and fatalities. In addition to classroom training, all participants are provided opportunities to practice using those techniques demonstrated during assigned practical field scenarios.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

flagger and diagram of work zoneThe Flaggers in Work Zones course provides training to work zone personnel assigned to traffic control duties. TxDOT requires this training be received every 3 years. During the course, participants are instructed on proper flagging techniques critical to the safety of work zone personnel and guided through demonstrations designed to help reduce the risk of traffic accidents, injuries, and fatalities. In addition to classroom training, all participants are provided opportunities to practice using those techniques demonstrated during assigned practical field scenarios.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Recommended

Prior Training Courses or Knowledge

It is recommended the participant complete the TEEX Work Zone Traffic Control (HWS002) course prior to attending this training.

Topics

Requirements for Flaggers+Hand-Signaling Devices and Procedures+Flagger Stations

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for individuals who will be a flagger or responsible for setting up flagging operations in work zones, inspectors, contractors, and state, city, and county agencies.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

0.4 CEUs
  • CE+County Judges and Commissioners Association of Texas+TCEQ licensed water operators+TCEQ licensed wastewater operators
  • Contact Information

    Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
    OSHA Training Institute Education Center
    Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

    Related Courses

    HWS002+HWS005+HWS114Work Zone Traffic Control+Work Zone Traffic Control Refresher (Open Enrollment)+Train-The Trainer FlaggersWork Zone Traffic Control+Work Zone Traffic Control Refresher (Open Enrollment)+Train-The Trainer FlaggersWork Zone Traffic Control+Work Zone Traffic Control Refresher (Open Enrollment)+Train-The Trainer Flaggers

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