HWS400 – 4.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Work ZoneThe Temporary Traffic Control Worker course covers safety awareness, personal and co-worker safety, to include the OSHA focus four hazards, excavation safety, night-time operation, basic traffic control, traffic control devices, channelizing devices, traffic queuing, and signage. Training received during this course is required by TxDOT every 3 years and is in compliance with the Special Specification to Item 7 of the TxDOT Standard Specifications for Construction and Maintenance of Highways, Streets, and Bridges (2015), all workers engaged in a construction work zone must complete Work Zone Traffic Control Awareness Training.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Topics

  • Temporary Traffic Control Basics
  • Traffic Control Devices
  • Truck-Mounted Attenuator

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for all workers engaged in construction work zones.

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

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