This (16) hour course is required by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) 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 in construction zones. 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. The Maintenance of Traffic classes are certified by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). Certification cards are issued by Florida DOT.
Certificates are valid for (4) years.
Intended Audience: All personnel who work in the traffic control zone and whose responsibilities include having direct control of placing traffic control devices, placing flaggers, training flaggers and drafting or generating work zone control plans.