DIRECTING AND CONTROLLING TRAFFIC IN CAR PARK

This four hour course provides detailed information and assists professionals who are regularly working in situations that require the use of hand signal only to direct and control traffic in carparks.
This course is suited to persons working for specialist organisations that are specifically required to control and direct traffic by the use of the hand and arm within a closed carpark environment. The course covers the theory and practical components relating to the law and the most effective method of operation for different situations.


This course covers the following topics:

  • The law relating to control and directing traffic
  • Legislation, regulation and by-laws
  • Attitude, Dress and Bearing
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Methods used for controlling traffic
  • Traffic control devices
  • Roles and responsibilities of each team member
  • Stopping distances of vehicles
  • Safe speed zones
  • Offending motorists
  • Practical use of effective hand signals for management of traffic
  • Working at night

The duration of this training course is four hours. The course will be delivered entirely face to faceĀ and comprises of theory and interactive workshopping for all students and requires attendance and participation in the training program which is presented by one of our qualified traffic training specialists.

There are no defined course prerequisites; however it is recommended that students must be able to read and understand the English language and be able to undertake some basic arithmetic.

Successful students will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance for the course undertaken.

These courses can be presented at your location for groups or companies with a specific requirement quantity to a maximum of 10 persons.

This course is only offered to persons actively engaged in organisations where use of hand signals is a requirement for their role in parking vehicles within a closed carpark environment.