Basic Work Zone Training with SCNSC

1-day course available in South Carolina and coming soon to Georgia

Controlling traffic through work areas is one of the most important -- and dangerous -- operations in construction maintenance. The Basic Work Zone course is an introduction to work zone set up, focusing on specific requirements from the MUTCD and the SCDOT Standard Drawings/SCDOT Work Zone Safety Handbook. 

You will learn: 

  • How to recognize and utilize the federal guidelines in the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) 
  • How to recognize the parts of a temporary traffic control zone 
  • The different types of tapers and how to set them up 
  • The different type of temporary traffic control devices and how to set up basic work zones based on the MUTCD and SCDOT requirements 
  • Flagging operations MUTCD and SCDOT requirements 
  • Worker safety requirements

Who should attend? Individuals with safety and health responsibilities in highway and street construction; bridge, tunnel, water or sewer construction; concrete, utilities, or paving industries; state transportation and county or municipal street/public works departments.

Click the link below to register for a course with a credit card. To request an invoice for check payments, click here to submit a registration form. Return forms to

For questions about Basic Work Zone training, or to request a trainer for onsite training at your convenience, contact Ellyn Learn at or call (800) 733-6185.