Hybrid 4 Hour Flagging Training
PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE IS ALSO AVAILABLE FOR THOSE INTERESTED IN IN-PERSON (LIVE) TRAINING. REGISTERING FOR THOSE SESSIONS CAN BE DONE HERE.
Prerequisites (for Virtual Portion)
Students will need to have access to an internet connection, a computer or tablet with access to a web camera, microphone, and download the Zoom app.
4 hours (3 hours virtual, 1 hour hands-on)
- $135.00 per person
- $121.50 per person for groups of 4-5 (10% discount)
- $114.75 per person for groups of 6+ (15% discount)
TSCTA is now offering a Hybrid Learning 4-Hour Flagger Training. This course is perfect for students who want the convenience of learning virtually and for Employers who need to minimize employee time away from work. Maintain social distancing while taking the training you need.
Although this course is not available entirely online, the National Safety Council allows for the majority of the course to be completed virtually followed by a practical portion that must be taken in-person. The full course includes 3 hours of virtual, instructor-led training plus 1 hour of hands-on training.
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***When registering for this course, please be sure to select the hands-on date that works best for your schedule. You MUST complete both the virtual AND hand-on portion in order to receive your completion materials.***
During this 4-hour course, students will be introduced to Federal and New York State policies, procedures, and standards. Training will review general work zone safety principles covered in the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) book, with a concentration on recognition and prevention of hazardous conditions, and the topics discussed in this course provide a thorough understanding of the proper signals and safe flagging techniques specific to New York regulations, flagging procedures and proper use of required equipment, and how to coordinate traffic movement through the work zone. Students will have an opportunity to review flagging skills using hands-on training and classroom activities.
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Explain the need for flagging operations
- Describe abilities of a flagger as per NYS and MUTCD standards
- Apply standard references as they pertain to flagger operations
- Demonstrate typical flagging practices for day and night operations
- Practice and demonstrate all flagging signals and procedures
- 100% attendance for the course
- 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)
There are no prerequisites needed to attend this course. Students must be able to verbally communicate with instructor in primary language of the training.
Training Requirements for 4 Hour Flagging Training
As per the New York State Department of Transportation Standard Specifications, all flaggers shall be adequately trained in flagging operations by recognized training programs, including the American Traffic Safety Services Association, the National Safety Council, unions, or construction industry associations, or by an individual who holds a current certification as a flagger training instructor from such a program.
Individuals in New York State involved in the daily construction operations potentially where workers and general public may be exposed to hazards created by vehicles and/or equipment.
This course includes 3 hours of virtual, instructor-led training plus 1 hour of hands-on training.
Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on demonstrations to receive the 4 Hour Flagging Certification ID card. This card is valid for 4 years.
If a student is unable to attend the scheduled 1-hour hands-on portion of this course, they will have 2 weeks to reschedule and complete.
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