This three-day training is designed for experienced police personnel who seek to become trainers in work zone traffic control. The NJDOT and other agencies require enforcement personnel to be trained when working on roadway construction projects. Those participants who successfully complete this series will be eligible to serve as Police Work Zone Safety Instructors for their agency.
This course is developed around typical long-term and short-term road work activities that occur on municipal, county or state roadways. The training covers the standards of work zone protection as specified in the Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD).
The class schedule is as follows:
Day 1: The MUTCD (Part VI)
Day 2: NJ DOT Projects/Municipal v. State Roadways (State Police)
Day 3: Legal Liabilities/OSHA/Local Law Enforcement in Work Zones
This course is open to LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL ONLY.