Traffic Control

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For AlertForce Pty Ltd students handbook and refund policy which covers all Traffic Control Courses, please use below link

Refund Policy and Participant Handbook

Please NoteOH&S Safety Management have a commercial auspice agreement with Admire Workplace Safety (RTO Code 91330) who are the Registered Training Organisation that issue all credentials. Both “Traffic Controller & Implement Traffic Control Plans” cards can be done simultaneously (on the same 2 days) for a total cost of $750

 

Traffic Controller

Credentials issued by Admire Workplace Health and Safety (hyperlink to Admire) RTO Code 91330.

Cost: $ 400
Duration: 1 day face to face theory and 1 day practical (2 X days in total)
Pre-requisites: USI Number (Unique Student Identity Number)

Link to create USI – https://www.usi.gov.au/students/Pages/default.aspx

This course provides training for staff who are required to control traffic with a Stop Slow Bat.

Course Content:
·Control traffic with a stop/slow bat – RIIWHS205D
·Work safely and follow WHS processes – RIIWHS201D
·Communicate in the workplace – RIICOM201D

Course Pre-requisites:
·Adequate literacy

Although not necessary to complete the course the Safe Work NSW (WorkCover) White Card is necessary to obtain employment in the Traffic Control Industry

Must have adequate PPE for practical component (covered shoes, long sleeve shirt, long pants, gloves, sun glasses, hat etc.)

Course Outcome:
A Statement of Completion will be issued on the day to successful applicants.
Traffic control cards will be sent out by Post, after final assessment which must be completed within 90 days from course completion.

Note: Traffic Control tickets are valid for 3 years, competencies gained have no expiry so re-appraisal is flexible and can be on the job including 3rd party testaments

 

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Implement Traffic Control Plans

Credentials issued by Admire Workplace Health and Safety (hyperlink to Admire) RTO Code 91330.

Cost: $ 400
Duration: 1 day face to face theory and 1 day practical (2 X days in total)
Pre-requisites: USI Number (Unique Student Identity Number)

Although not necessary to complete the course the Safe Work NSW (WorkCover) White Card is necessary to obtain employment in the Traffic Control Industry

DETAILS IMPLEMENT TRAFFIC CONTROL PLANS
NEW ENTRANT RE-CERTIFICATION
Description

· This course provides training for Participants who are required to set up and work with Traffic Control Guidance Plans/Traffic Control Plans at a work site.

· This course does not qualify a participant to control traffic with a Stop/Slow bat, or to select or modify existing traffic control plans.

· This course provides a re-assessment for Participants who are licenced to set up and work with Traffic Control Guidance Plans/Traffic Control Plans (TCGS/TCP) at a work site and require renewal.

· This course does not qualify a participant to control traffic with a Stop/Slow bat, or to select or modify existing traffic control plans.

Learning Outcomes

· Identify safety implications of traffic control at road works and personal responsibilities.

· Set up and Close down traffic control devices according to a nominated TCGS/TCP, to WHS and legislative requirements.

· Operate a 2-way radio correctly and effectively.

· Check, clean and store equipment on completion of work and close down a TCGS/TCP.

· Understand and make changes to a TCGS/TCP to suit the specific road environment

· Know the basic function of the TCGS/TCP system

· Adapt to all Work Health and Safety (WHS) and operational requirements

· Use the site/location assessment, distinguish topographical landmarks and carry out authorised risk control

· Conduct an onsite check of a TCGS/TCP to identify any unexpected risks/hazards

· Plan for emergencies that may arise

· Ensure spacing between signs and traffic control devices is in line with a TCGS/TCP

· Understand speed, environment, type and class of vehicles, traffic density, sight lines, environmental conditions, weather patterns and surface type Maintain traffic incident reports

Units of Competency (UoC)

· RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and work procedures

· RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace

· RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan

Course Pre-requisites
Although not necessary to complete the course the Safe Work NSW (WorkCover) White Card is necessary to obtain employment in the Traffic Control Industry · RMS Licence for Implement Traffic Management Plan that is current or that has expired within 30 days prior to enrollment
Course Timing
· 1 full day, with the addition of post course work and evidence gathering · I full day with evidence of licencing and experience supplied by the Participant
Assessment Requirement

AT VENUE

· Training

· Theory Assessment

· Simulation Activity

EVIDENCE TO SUPPLY – AFTER TRAINING

(from a live worksite)

· Practical Assessment on a live worksite on at least two separate occasions

· A 3rd Party Report which is to be completed on a live worksite by the Participant’s Supervisor

· Documented evidence that must include:

– Certified copies of TCGS/TCP’s that a worker have been involved in implementing

– The accompanying Road Occupancy Licence (ROL) or Permits for these TCGS/TCP’s.

– One other type of documentation and/or evidence listed in the Work Samples Checklist.

AT VENUE

· Theory Assessment

· Demonstration of performance

· Collection of Evidence

EVIDENCE TO SUPPLY

(from previous work)

· Verified copies of previous licence that is either current or which has expired within 30 days of enrolling into this course.

· A 3rd Party report which is to be completed by the Participant’s Supervisor

· Documented evidence which must include:

– Certified copies of TCGS/TCP that the Participant has been involved in implementing and an accompanying Road Occupancy Licence (ROL) or Permits for these TCGS/TCP’s.

– One other type of documentation and/or evidence listed in the Work Samples Checklist.

 

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PREPARE A WORK ZONE

TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT PLAN

Credentials issued by Admire Workplace Health and Safety (hyperlink to Admire) RTO Code 91330.

Cost: $ TBA
Duration: 3 days face to face
Pre-requisites: see below

Although not necessary to complete the course the Safe Work NSW (WorkCover) White Card is necessary to obtain employment in the Traffic Control Industry

 

DETAILS

PREPARE A WORK ZONE

TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT PLAN

FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS REGARDLESS OF PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE

(See Assessment note below)

Description

· This course provides training for personnel who are required to design new traffic management plans for road works, produce major upgrades of standard plans and/or inspect traffic control plans on any road construction site.

· This course does not qualify a participant to control traffic with a Stop/Slow bat or set up work with traffic control plans.

Learning Outcomes

· Prepare a Work Zone Traffic Management Plan (TMP).

· Collect all required information about a given roadwork project to enable the preparation of a TCGS/TCP.

· Design a TCGS/TCP, based on risk assessment, statutory and regulatory requirements, standards, road authority requirements and project brief.

· Select and modify a TCGS/TCP based on risk assessment, statutory and regulatory requirements, standards, road authority requirements and project brief.

· Draw up a TCGS/TCP to recognise other graphical representations such as pedestrian movement plans, vehicle movement plans, and notification of authorities.

· Determine the recommended spacing between signs and traffic control devices in line with standards; measure width of trafficable surface; calculate edge clearances to barriers, cones and clearance to work personnel.

· Incorporate Environmental Management Plans

· Conduct an onsite check and inspection of the plan and to identify any unexpected hazards/risks.

· Identify approvals required; identify approval agencies, types of approvals for roadway access, railway reserve access, authority to install signs on roads, variation to standards.

· Understand speed, environment, type and class of vehicles, traffic density, sight lines, environmental condition, weather patterns and surface type.

· Monitor and interpret control systems to apply to the drawing, selection and design.

· Use approved methods and follow recognised local legislation.

· Use the site/location assessment, distinguish topographical landmarks and carry out authorised risk control

· Collate traffic volume data, type and class of vehicles

· Determine lane capacity, road network performance and lane closure restrictions

· Identify impacts from any concurrent or adjacent works

· Identify times and dates of any planned public events that may result in increased or redistributed traffic patterns

· Identify affected stakeholders and type of notification required and prepare notifications

Units of Competency

· RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and work procedures

· RIIRIS301D Apply risk management processes

· RIIGOV401D Apply, monitor and report on compliance systems

· RIICWD503D Prepare work zone traffic management plan

 

Recommended For

· Works Supervisors

· Surveillance Officers

· Road Safety Auditors

· Project Managers

Course
Pre-Requisites

· It is recommended that Participant has experience in applying traffic control plans and traffic management

Although not necessary to complete the course the Safe Work NSW (WorkCover) White Card is necessary to obtain employment in the Traffic Control Industry

Course Timing

· This course is designed for those who are already working in the traffic control/management industry (implementing traffic management plans is an advantage)

· Training will range between 2-3 days based on experience, pre course work, post course work and evidence gathering.

Assessment Requirements

· Assessments are to be completed as per the RII Resources and Infrastructure training package requirements, whereby all units of competency must be assessed on the job on a minimum of 2 separate occasions (in the context of traffic control at worksites). This will consist of:

1. Theory Assessment – Undertaken during training session

2. Practical Assessment – Preparation during the Training Session with completion on the job and sent to Trainer/Assessor. This will be the Major Assessment Task and will include:

– Developing and submitting two Traffic Management Plans that are to be approved and used in your workplace.

– Additional pieces of evidence for each Traffic Management Plan including Traffic Control Plans/ Traffic Control Guidance Systems, Road Occupancy Licence (ROL) or Permit and Environment Management Plans

– Two other types of Workplace samples (details to be given during the course)

3. Supporting 3rd Party Report – To be completed by your immediate Workplace Supervisor

Note: Those who have held an RMS Red and/or Orange licence previously will still need to undertake the full course to meet the requirements of the Units of Competency. However, an approved plan that has been developed previously can be used to meet part of the requirements of the practical assessment.


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