Flagger Certification Courses with SCNSC

Click the links below to register for a course with a credit card. To request an invoice for check payments, or to register multiple students, click here to submit a registration form. Return forms to elearn@scnsc.org.

For questions about Flagger Certification, or to request a trainer for onsite training at your convenience, contact Ellyn Learn at elearn@scnsc.org or call (800) 733-6185. 

Approved States  

SCNSC Flagger Certification is approved by the following states:

Connecticut, Washington DC, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina* (additional requirements), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee

1-Day Instructor Development Course 

Become an NSC Certified Flagger Instructor to gain the knowledge and skills you need to get your crew members trained and certified in safe flagging techniques.

Curriculum includes:

  • The Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD)
  • ANSI standard ISEA-107-2010
  • How to use course materials
  • Administrative responsibilities
  • Developing effective teaching skills

Click your state to register for SCDOT or GDOT approved training courses. No prerequisites are required.


Flagger Instructor Renewal Application

Flagger Instructor Certification renewal is due every 2 years to maintain an active certification. Please note: Georgia Flagger Instructors are no longer required to complete an in-person recertification course or monitoring. Simply complete your renewal application to maintain your active status.

Click to renew your Flagger Instructor Certification for Georgia or South Carolina & Other States: 


4-Hour Certification Course  

This course is a requirement for novice construction work zone flaggers. Controlling traffic through work areas is one of the most important, and dangerous, operations in construction maintenance. The National Safety Council's Flagger Training Course is a comprehensive skill-building session that meets federal industry guidelines: the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) guidelines and the ANSI standard ISEA-107-1999. The Office of Highway Safety, the Federal Highway Administration, and several state Departments of Transportation have reviewed this program.

Click your state to register for SCDOT or GDOT approved training courses. No prerequisites are required.