Safe and Effective Use of Law Enforcement Personnel in Work Zones
This course will raise awareness and provide guidance to law enforcement officers in active work zones, whether on or off duty. Students will be provided information regarding national standards and guidelines for uniform treatment of temporary traffic control in work zones, the roles and responsibilities of law enforcement officers in work zones, safe procedures for carrying out those roles, and the types of work zones as well as their configurations and component parts.
The course is recommended for law enforcement personnel who may plan enforcement for work zones or be assigned to execute a role associated with work zones. Additionally, those individuals working with law enforcement personnel, including highway contractors, subcontractors, utility personnel, and highway agency staff are encouraged to attend.