The 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.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Prior Training Courses or KnowledgeIt is recommended the participant complete the TEEX Work Zone Traffic Control (HWS002) course prior to attending this training.
TopicsRequirements for Flaggers+Hand-Signaling Devices and Procedures+Flagger Stations
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 Credits0.4 CEUs
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