Temporary Traffic Control Worker

HWS400 - 4.00 Hours

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.

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

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

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

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.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

0.4 CEUs

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

HWS410Work Zone Traffic Control for Contractor's Responsible PersonWork Zone Traffic Control for Contractor's Responsible PersonWork Zone Traffic Control for Contractor's Responsible Person

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