- Receive and communicate specific instructions clearly, firmly and courteously.
- Move and maneuver quickly in order to avoid danger from errant vehicles.
- Control signaling devices (such as paddles and flags) in order to provide clear and positive guidance to drivers approaching a temporary traffic control (TTC) zone in frequently changing situations.
- Understand and apply safe traffic control practices, sometimes in stressful or emergency situations.
- Recognize dangerous traffic situations and warn workers in sufficient time to avoid injury.
- Proper Position of the Flagger Station; flaggers should stand on the shoulder of the road or in the closed lane prior to stopping traffic.
- Proper use of flags, stop and slow paddles and Traffic Control Devices (Cones, Drums, etc.)
- Work Zone Safety
- Proper TTC (temporary Traffic Control) setup; Flagger stations are set up based on speed of traffic and other factors affecting the visibility of the flagger.
- Proper Advance Warning Signs Position
100% attendance for the Work Zone Flagger Certification Classes
Completion of Continuing Education and Training Registration Form
Active participation in all class exercises (determined by course instructor)
Completion of required pre-and post-quiz assessment
As applicable, achievement of minimum passing score on required end-of-course examination
Participation and submittal of end-of-course evaluation form (must provide name on form to receive credit)
A plethora of methods will be used, such as auditory, visual and kinesthetic methods to ensure learning. This includes the program’s PowerPoint, related lectures, testing/quizzing, hands-on activities, and classroom discussions.
Course Completion Card
Students that successfully complete the course will be issued a wallet-sized completion card and a certificate of completion.