Course Catalogue – Lane Closure

Objective

To familiarize participants with additional training in the area of traffic control, to promote awareness and proficiency, building on existing knowledge in the area of setting up traffic control zones on a variety of roadways.

Prerequisite
Must have 1500 hours as a Traffic Control Person and hold a valid TCP certificate for at least 3 years.

Topics Covered

  • Understand driver behaviour and effectively communicate with the public
  • Ascertain skills in work zone set up according to the Traffic Control Manual for Work on Roadways
  • Creat site-specifric traffic control plans according to the Ministry of Transportation Manual
  • Develop journaling skills in documentation of daily activity
  • Facilitate feasible solutions that may arise in work areas.
  • Learn the importance of documentation and the potential of accident litigation

Length of course
24 hours (3 days)

Training Materials Provided
Student Manual
Handouts

Certificate
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Lane Closure Technician certificate valid for 3 years.