This 20-hour course is required for personnel with the responsibility or authority to decide on the specific MOT requirements to be implemented in the State of Florida. These positions include:
- The engineer responsible for the Work Zone traffic control plan development (TCP)
- The Work Zone traffic control supervisor
The course is designed for individuals actively involved in the design of temporary traffic control in a work zone. Participants learn to read and interpret plans and specifications, and implement them in the field. As well as, how to design and implement temporary traffic control plans to make the project as safe as possible for fellow workers, motorists and pedestrians.
References used in the course include:
- Index 600 Design Standards (FDS)
- Part 6 of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD)
- Florida’s Plans Preparation Manual (FPPM)
- Florida’s Construction Project Administration Manual (FCPAM)
- Florida’s Standard Specification for Road & Bridge Construction (FSSRBC)
A written test with 60 questions is required. Successful completion of this course allows individuals to train flaggers for their company.