#CEP51-01 approved for 12 CEUs for surveyors and mappers.
Course Objective: To provide direction for training requirements for personnel involved in the planning, design, implementation, and maintenance of work zone safety. Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of the equipment, techniques and procedures necessary to safely and correctly set up and maintain traffic. The information offered in this course is designed to upgrade the performance and knowledge of all personnel in safety practices and legal aspects of establishing work zones on State and Federal highways. By using visual and hands on techniques, this course will enable the participant to set up a safe and legal work area, as well as, create a safer environment for the public when approaching work crews maintaining the highways.
FDOT (Traffic Engineering, Topic # 625-010-010-a, page 1) states that persons possessing valid and verifiable certificates from approved courses shall be the only personnel approved to perform the maintenance of traffic activities for which they have been trained.