This course provides guidance and training for field personnel such as maintenance crews and utility crews in the planning, selection, application, and operation of flagging procedures in to short-term work zones. The course material addresses typical short-term maintenance and utility activities. The training covers the applicable standards for work zone protection as contained in Part 6 of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), and addresses liability issues of highway agencies, utilities, and individuals. However, the emphasis is on appropriate flagging procedures, duties, and performance of the Flagger. Each attendee successfully completing the course will receive a Carry Card identifying them as a trained Flagger. This certification is valid for three years. The certification is recognized by TDOT and meets their requirements for Flaggers.
Length: 4 hrs.
Locations: Tennessee (TN)
Website: Link to URL
Check the website above periodically for upcoming courses. An example of previously scheduled courses can be found at https://ttap.utk.edu/training/webinar.php?id=747.
Topics: Flagging; Temporary Traffic Control