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Basic Work Zone / Work Zone Technician

1-day Course 

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

New in 2022! NSC Work Zone Technician Training curriculum is based on and includes the MUTCD. SCDOT approved Basic Work Zone Course includes the MUTCD, SCDOT Standard Drawings and Work Zone Flipbook.


Course Topics: 

  • Introduction and overview of the MUTCD
  • Rules and codes related to public roads
  • Legal requirements for local governments and public entities with regard to roadways and liability
  • Uniformity of traffic control signs and devices
  • Temporary traffic control for streets, roads, bridges and utility repairs
  • Developing plans for temporary traffic control zones, utilizing typical applications in the MUTCD Part 6
  • MUTCD Part 6 I: Roadway incident management

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.